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Join Our Volunteer Board of Directors
We are seeking 2-4 new board members to join our stellar Board of Directors. The volunteer board provides fiduciary oversight of our organization, mission-based leadership, strategic governance, and advice to the Executive Director. Read more about the role.
Board membership is a great way to build community with other folks fighting for gender equity!
If you’re interested and want to learn more, join us at one of our two upcoming meet-and-greets. We’ll share more about the organization, what it’s like to be a board member, and you can ask current board and staff any of your burning questions. Register for one of our virtual meet-and-greets via Zoom today!
- Tuesday, October 12th, 2021, at 5:30pm. Register in advance here.
- Wednesday, October 13th, 2021, at 8:30am. Register in advance here.
Process and timeline:
- October 12th and 13th – Virtual information Meet and Greet with Board and staff
- Complete an application by Sunday, October 24th
- New members will be voted in on December 14th and notified shortly after
- New members’ terms begin January 1, 2022
Internships & Fellowships
Gender Justice is committed to mentoring the next generation of advocates for gender equity. We offer compelling learning experiences for law students, new lawyers, and paralegals. We also welcome inquiries from college students studying public policy, gender theory, nonprofit administration, and related fields.
Gender Justice is committed to mentoring the next generation of advocates for gender equity. We offer compelling learning experiences for law students, new lawyers, and paralegals. We provide stipends for legal interns who are with us for the summer or semester.
To apply for a legal internship, click here to send a resume, cover letter, writing sample, and references to us by the following deadlines:
Summer positions: March 15
Fall semester positions: August 15
Spring semester positions: December 15
Legal intern positions are filled on a rolling basis as we receive applications.
We sponsor fellows who receive funding through a variety of programs, including but not limited to the Robina Foundation, Skadden Foundation, PFund Foundation, University of Minnesota Human Rights Center, Minnesota Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Stanford Public Interest Center, Equal Justice Works, New Sector Alliance, and fellowships sponsored by law schools around the country.
If you are interested in a Gender Justice sponsorship for a one or two-year legal fellowship, please send us an inquiry by clicking here.
Gender Justice seeks to provide student development and leadership opportunities that reflect our values of equity and inclusion with regard to race, culture, ethnicity, class, religion, physical ability, age, gender, and sexual orientation. We are committed to fostering the leadership of women, people of color, Native and indigenous people, LGBQ and trans people, immigrants, and others living in marginalized communities.
For 10 years, Gender Justice has worked to dismantle barriers and advance gender equity. For 10 years, Gender Justice has fought to push the law forward through our work in the courts, the legislature, and the community. See what we have accomplished so far.