The Temple Legal Aid Office and the Sheller Center for Social Justice have been selected for a prestigious Stoneleigh Emerging Leader Fellowship.

The Fellowship, which begins in September 2019, will focus on expanding the percentage of child welfare-involved youth who are in kinship care in Philadelphia. It will support a two-year, full-time, hands-on position for early career professionals looking to enhance their professional skills and leadership development.

Applications Due December 21, 2018

To learn more or apply, click here.

“We’re tremendously excited to partner with Stoneleigh on this important project,” said Professor Sarah Katz, Director of the Family Law Clinic in Temple’s Legal Aid Office. “Not only is the work vitally important to families in our community, it is also central to our mission of training the next generation of lawyers in innovative, meaningful problem-solving.”