Fellowship Opportunity with Disability Rights New York
New York residents with disabilites can contact DRNY for assistance with problems directly related to their disabilities. DRNY investigates complaints and provides direct assistance to callers with disability-related issues under the terms of its federal grants and its annual goals and priorities. The P&A programs are briefly described below:
To learn more about these P&A programs and their respectful priorities, please click here for more information.
The Fellow performs a wide range of duties, including the following:
A Fellow usually performs work in an office environment, but the mission of the organization may sometimes take a Fellow to non-standard workplaces. A Fellow will be expected to travel within and outside the state as necessary.
This position is currently offering opportunities in our Albany, Brooklyn, and Rochester offices.
HOW TO APPLY
Apply directly to the following weblink: DRNY Fellowship and click on "Apply Now". Please supply the following:
A proposal or letter of interest detaling the objective of this fellowship as it applies to DRNY's mission and also describing your approach to research, achievieving the tasks necessary, and perspective outcome.
A resume of relevant experience
At least one (1) writing sample demonstrating issue analysis and legal writing skills
To view more about our organization, check out our YouTube videos highlighting DRNY’s mission in advocating for the civil rights of individuals with disabilities. Please visit our DRNY YouTube Channel and review our DRNY Newsletter.
This position is currently accepting applications.