Building a Legal Community Focused on Protecting the Long-term Future
The Legal Priorities Summer Institute (LPSI) is an intensive, week-long program with the goal of introducing altruistically-minded law and policy students to projects, theories, and tools relevant to tackling critical issues affecting the long-term future. Its mission is simple:
- Convene: Bring together talented law and policy students from across the globe committed to making the largest possible impact through their careers.
- Prioritize: Provide an overview of “legal priorities research” and discuss its implications for using the law to improve the long-term future and mitigate key existential risks.
- Examine: Lead discussions between participants, subject-matter experts, and advocates using law and policy to address problems like runaway climate change, pandemics, and transformative artificial intelligence, among others.
- Prepare: Provide participants with the practical guidance and professional networks needed to identify and act upon some of the world’s most pressing problems.
Applications are now closed.