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Harvard Ash Center Bright IdeasJI recognized as 2017 Harvard Ash Center Bright Ideas in Government.
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May 10, 2017
Maura E. Chavez named the 10th annual Raising the Bar Award winner.
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March 22, 2017
JI Awarded $10,000 from Unite Charlotte Grant to Aid in Rebuilding Community Trust.
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March 17, 2017
Applications for Court Camp are now being accepted.
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UNCC Justice Initiatives Award - Description
Each year, Justice Initiatives provides a $500 award to one full-time undergraduate student and one graduate student majoring in criminal justice at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte who plan to pursue a career in the court/legal system. The award is made available through a competitive process. Applicants submit a transcript, a resume, two letters of recommendation (one of which must be a from a criminal justice faculty member), a personal statement about future career goals, and an essay that discusses the challenges facing the judicial branch in general and local courts in particular. The essay must then address the role an intermediate justice system organization like JI can play in helping to advance the needs of the court system to better serve the community.

         educate the community about the court system and advocate, support and advance its needs and interests.