Is there an off-campus event that is relevant to your legal education and/or training that you’d like to attend? We have good news for you: you may be entitled to some funding to help cover the expenses of your attendance!
If you are travelling to an independently organized, off-campus firm tour, career conference, seminar or any other event that will contribute to your legal training, you can submit a Professional Development Fund (PDF) request form to help pay your expenses. The PDF fund is a held jointed contributed to by Western Law’s administration and the SLS. It is designed to provide funding for students taking part in off-campus professional development activities that enhance legal skills, knowledge, and employment opportunities (e.g. firm tours, external conferences, non-academic case competitions).