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Student Opportunities

GLPA works in collaboration with related student organizations and other related UH programs.  It offers, through the work of its affiliated faculty, opportunities for coursework in international and comparative law topics, participation in related events, programs, and journals.

Houston Journal of International Law
UH International Law Student Organization
LLM Program
Center for Mexican Studies


Students can apply now! For the Customs and International Trade Bar Association / ASIL International Economic Law Interest Group 2021 Summer Fellowship supporting students from underrepresented groups working in international economic law (especially customs / trade) this summer.  We are pleased to give two $1000 awards to JD students in unpaid internships.  The deadline is this Friday, April 2. Here is the announcement with a link to the application:   We'd be grateful if you would share this with your students/law school career offices if you have not already.  And many thanks to those who already have.    

In addition, the Vance Essay Competition (open to all JDs and LLMs) where CITBA is giving away $1500 in prizes for trade-related essays.  Deadline on that is May 28.  The link is here: