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School of Law

LA Extern Scholarship
Deadline: 21 January, 2022
Level of Study
Application Status

Eligibility summary

  • Level of StudyUndergraduate


The Irish American Bar Association of California has, since 1991, organised a placement programme whereby Law students from Ireland are given the opportunity to work as Judicial Externs in the Federal District Courts of Los Angeles.  The Law School at Queen's has long been an active participant in the programme and many of our students have benefitted from the experience of working in another jurisdiction.


Further Information

Funding Body

The Law Fund

Number of Awards


Funding Body

The Law Fund

Terms and Conditions

The successful applicant must of the highest ability and be proficient in the use of research databases.  They must also be available to leave for Los Angeles in June.

The recipient of the bursary will be expected to provide a written report on the programme and he or she may also be required to participate in some publicity for the Law School.


Funding Type

Fee Status

Study Level


Start Date

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 11:10:00 GMT

Close Date

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 12:30:00 GMT

Contact Us

Kerry Smyth:

How to Apply

Apply via email to with email marked "LA Extern Application" by the deadline stated.  Application is by CV accompanied by short cover letter.