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Emory Public Interest Committee (EPIC)

EPIC Grants

One of EPIC's major programs is offering grants for students who are spending their summers working in the public interest but are either unpaid or receive insufficient funding from other sources. 

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Requirements

  • Document at least 20 EPIC Hours
  • Attend a Qualifying Public Interest Conference
  • Attend the Inspiration Awards
  • The application deadline for the 2021 EPIC Grant has been extended to Monday, March 29, 2021, at 5:00 p.m.

Questions

Summer 2021 Grant Recipients

  • Adrienne Alderman | U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Georgia
  • Aubree Auginaga | The Bronx Defenders
  • Michaela Brost | Riverside County District Attorney’s Office
  • Sydney Calas | Georgia Innocence Project
  • Maxwell Chase | Law Office of the Public Defender, DeKalb County
  • Shannon Cherney | DeKalb County Child Advocacy Center
  • Kathryn Chilton | The Honorable Christopher C. Bly, Magistrate Judge, Northern District of Georgia
  • Carson Cook | U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Hearings Unit
  • Caylie Cross | Rhode Island Center for Justice
  • Rushton Davis | U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Georgia
  • Jessica Dennis | U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
  • Anna Denton | Maryland Court of Appeals
  • Madison Dodge | Federal Defender Program, Inc.
  • Misty Ezejiofo | U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Hearings Unit
  • Robert Ferrari | Electronic Frontier Foundation
  • Anna Gabianelli | U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • Allison Golisch | Office of the State Appellate Defender, 1st Judicial Circuit
  • Michelle Joseph | U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Hearings Unit
  • Sora Kang | U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
  • Mary Katherine Karcher | Office of the Circuit Public Defender, Clayton Judicial Circuit
  • Lucy Lansing | U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Hearings Unit
  • Evelyn Liu | Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc.
  • Naomi-Beth McCall | Sacramento County Public Defender
  • Shane Mendez | Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc.
  • Monique Mercado | U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division
  • Elizabeth Moore | Regional Public Defender for Capital Cases
  • Shion Nagasaka | The Honorable Steven D. Grimberg, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
  • Victoria Olender | U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
  • Emily Orshinsky | Center for Advocacy and Social Justice / Judge Alex Manning, Magistrate Court of Fulton County
  • Alice Passmore | Office of the Public Defender, Atlanta Judicial Circuit
  • Teddy Randel | Law Office of the Public Defender, DeKalb County
  • Savanha Renald | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 4
  • Alyssa Rogowski | U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Georgia
  • Kendall Schutzer | Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General
  • Zoe Shields | Georgia Capital Defender
  • Nick Smith | The Honorable Noel L. Hillman, U.S. District, District of New Jersey
  • Emily Spears | Law Office of the Public Defender, DeKalb County
  • Renuka Srivastava | Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc. (Frank S. Alexander Fellowship with the Home Defense Program)
  • Maddison Stemple-Piatt | Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation
  • Megan Toomer | Georgia Appleseed Center for Law and Justice
  • Alayna Trilling | New Hampshire Public Defender
  • Caroline Tripp | Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County
  • Chelsea Voronoff | Legal Aid Society

EPIC 2015 Summer Grant Recipients