The award-winning California JusticeCorps program recruits, trains, and places over 270 undergraduates and recent graduates in court-based self-help centers.
2014 marks the 10 year anniversary of the California JusticeCorps Program and the 20th anniversary of AmeriCorps.
Most recently, JusticeCorps was honored for its role in cultivating and educating a more diverse bench and bar by the California State Bar Council on Access and Fairness, with its 2014 Education Pipeline Award.
|Region:||Deadline (5 p.m.):||2015 Start Date:|
|Fellowship/1700-Hour Program||Feb 9, 2015||Aug 17|
|Student Member/300-Hour Program||Feb 27, 2015||Sept 12|
|College Student (Minimum-Time Member/300-Hour) Program||
Participating CSU campuses and for USC: Feb 27, 2015
|Summer 2015 (Minimum-Time Member/300-Hour) Program||Feb 9, 2015||mid-June|
|Graduate Fellowship (Full-Time Member/1700-Hour) Program||Feb 9, 2015||Aug 9|
|Minimum-Time Member (300-Hour) Program||Mar 13||Sept 19, 2015|
|Full-Time Member (1,700-Hour) Program||Mar 6||late Aug 2015|
Note: Some schools' deadlines may be extended if spots remain open. Please see details on the application page for each program.
JusticeCorps offers 2 types of AmeriCorps member positions: Minimum-Time (300 hours of service) and Full-Time (1,700 hours of service).
Learn more about how to become a member.
Resources for current and past JusticeCorps members, including how to draw down your education award, training materials and the benefits of being an AmeriCorps alumni.
JusticeCorps is a collaborative project of the Judicial Council of California; Bay Area, Los Angeles, and San Diego courts; 8 University of California, California State University campuses, and private colleges; and many community-based service providers.
The Bay Area JusticeCorps program is a 5-county partnership placing members in 6 self help centers.
The Los Angeles program places members in 11 different self help centers around the county.
The San Diego program places members in 11 different self help centers around the county.
JusticeCorps staff catches up with a program alum at the AmeriCorps 20th anniversary celebration in the Presidio.
Two JusticeCorps alum stop to snap a picture of their name among the 1,700 alumni listed on a commemorative poster at the 10 year anniversary celebration in Los Angeles, CA.
2014 marked the 10th year of the JusticeCorps program, and the 20th year of AmeriCorps. California's celebration, held in San Francisco, on Friday, September 12, 2014 featured "ambassadors" from each California AmeriCorps program including JusticeCorps' Ambassador (second row, second in.)
|Judicial Council of California
455 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, California
Nicole Claro-Quinn - 415-865-4504
Martha Wright - 415-865-7649