John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur (MacArthur) Foundation Fellowship in Nonprofit Law Application Information

Term and Salary

The term of the MacArthur Foundation Fellowship in Nonprofit Law is one year. The 2023-2024 Fellowship will commence in September 2023 with the term ending in August 2024. Fellows will receive a salary of $75,000 plus benefits.

Selection Process

The selection process consists of a written application and interview. The timetable is as follows:

Application Deadline 
September 30, 2022

Finalists Selected
October 2022

Interviews Conducted
October-November 2022

Fellow Commence Work
September 2023

To Apply:

A completed application consists of the following items:

  • Fellowship Application
  • Official Law School Transcript
  • Resume
  • Two Letters of Recommendation, sent directly from:
    • Law School Professor, or
    • Former or Current Employer
      • At least one reference should be from a Law School Professor.

You may download the application in PDF and send to ncpl.info@nyu.edu. For more information, please contact:

Allie Tunis
Program Coordinator
National Center on Philanthropy and the Law
New York University School of Law
139 MacDougal Street, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10012
(212) 998-6168
(212) 995-3149 Fax
ncpl.info@nyu.edu

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. All application materials must be received by September 30, 2022. Please send any printed materials to:

Professor Jill S. Manny
Executive Director
National Center on Philanthropy and the Law
New York University School of Law
139 MacDougal Street, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10012