As part of our ongoing commitment to diversity, we are proud to sponsor the Kirkland & Ellis 2L Diversity Fellowship Program. Since 2004, Kirkland has sponsored 239 Fellows with grants totaling approximately $5 million. In 2020, each Diversity Fellowship recipient received a $25,000* stipend. Fellowship applicants should submit a personal statement explaining the individual’s interests and goals in joining Kirkland. Applicants must also apply to and receive an offer to join the summer program at one of the Firm's offices.
Submit an application here.
*$25,000 less all required income and payroll taxes.