Miller Institute-ASIL Student Fellowship

International law systems, justice, human rights and global business education concept with world map on a school globe and a gavel on a desk on blue background.The Miller Institute-American Society of International Law (ASIL) Student Fellow is awarded funding to attend the ASIL Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, the largest and most important gathering each year of international law practitioners, policymakers, and scholars. The ASIL Annual Meeting regularly features lectures and panels made up of the world’s most eminent international lawyers, including many Berkeley Law faculty and alumni. Attending the meeting is an unparalleled opportunity for students to expand their knowledge and build their network.

For the past three years, we have collaborated with Berkeley Law’s Advanced Degree Programs Office to give more students the opportunity to attend the meeting.

2018 Fellowship

What: 2018 ASIL Annual Meeting on “International Law in Practice

When: April 4-7, 2018

Where: Washington DC

Eligibility: All JD, JSP, LLM, and JSD students can apply. Applicants must be available to travel during the Annual Meeting dates of April 4-7, 2018.

Application period:  October 1-31, 2017

Application instructions:

  1.  Download application and save to your computer in order to use fill-in capacity on form.
  2.  Email application and a copy of your CV to by end of day (12 midnight) on October 31, 2017. (Students will receive email confirming receipt of application on the next business day.)

Winners will be notified by Thanksgiving (November 23) at the latest

If you have any questions, contact Karen Chin (

List of Fellows 2013-2017

Click here for the list of fellows.

Berkeley Law-ASIL Academic Partnership

As an Academic Partner of the American Society of International Law, all Berkeley Law students are eligible for a number of benefits from ASIL.  For more information, click here.