New York University Post-Graduate Fellowships

The Root-Tilden-Kern Program is the nation’s premier public service scholarship. Established in 1951, the scholarship has an impressive history; and scholarship alumni are some of the most powerful public service attorneys at work today. The program covers full tuition, without regard to financial need, for three years of law school for outstanding students who promise to pursue public service. Scholars may also receive loans to cover living expenses, on demonstration of need.

Eligibility NYU students with a commitment to working in public service, academic merit and leadership potential.
We consider personal/family history of educational or socio-economic disadvantage.