March 12, 2015

What Would You do with $80K? This Trio Opened their Own 'Private Legal Aid'

February 10, 2015

Justice, Race and Municipal Courts

February 9, 2015

Jail Time for Unpaid Court Fines and Fees Can Create Cycle of Poverty

February 8, 2015

Missouri Cities Sued Over Municipal Court Practices

February 8, 2015

Ferguson One of 2 Missouri Suburbs Sued Over Gantlet of Traffic Fines and Jail

February 8, 2015

Civil Rights Attorneys Sue Ferguson Over 'Debtors Prisons'

November 20, 2014

Alabama Settlement could be Model for Handling Poor Defendants in Ferguson, MO

November 4, 2014

Combining Pro Bono Aid and Community Activism

September 9, 2014

Twenty-three from HLS receive Public Service Venture Fund grants 

July 28, 2014

The 2014 PSVF Fellows have been selected.

Seed Grant recipient biographies

Org-based fellow biographies

July 24, 2014

Seed Grant recipient Mercedes Montagnes in the news:

Coverage by NPR


June 13, 2014

Seed Grant recipients' victory in court:

Harvard Press Release

January 1, 2014

Seed Grant organization acquired by Foreign Policy:

Harvard Press Release

August 8, 2013

Social entrepreneurship in the news:

The National Association for Legal Career Professionals: "How Social Entrepreneurship Can Close the Justice Gap"

June 10, 2013

The inaugural group of Harvard Public Service Venture Fund Fellows has been selected.

Fellow biographies and the Harvard press release

Coverage by the American Bar Association

Coverage by The National Law Journal


October 4, 2012

The Public Service Venture Fund has been launched.

Harvard Press Release and Video


February 9, 2010

Harvard has announced the creation of the Public Service Venture Fund, a unique program that will award $1 million in grants each year to help HLS graduates pursue careers in public service.

Harvard Press Release

The Harvard Crimson

Coverage by Business Insider

Coverage by Business Ethics

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