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New York StateUnified Court System

Office of Workforce Diversity


ACLU – American Civil Liberties Union

ADL – Anti-Defamation League

African American Diversity Newswire

Asian Americans for Equality

Cervantes Society
The Cervantes Society is a non for profit fraternal organization of Hispanic Employees within the Unified Court System. The Cervantes Society welcomes any and all employees of the Unified Court System.

Civil Rights Division, US Dept. of Justice

Diversity Inc.
a resource site for all things diversity

Funding Options to Finance an Advanced Degree for Women, Vets, MBA and LGBTQ Students
This guide provides a searchable scholarship database and information about fellowships and grants for graduate school, as well as key information applicants should include when applying for funds. This site has a variety of resources for women, military veterans, students seeking an MBA and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning students.

GLAAD - The Gay & Lesbian Alliance against Defamation

Graduate School Scholarships & Financial Aid for LBGTQ Students
This comprehensive graduate school guide provides scholarship information in the arts, physical or social sciences, advocacy and education for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning students.

Guardians Association of the NY State Courts
The Guardians Association of the New York State Courts, Inc., is a nonprofit fraternal organization of African Americans and like-minded individuals in law enforcement.

Human Rights, NY State Division of

LGBTQ College Student Resource Guide

LULAC - League of United Latin American Citizens

Minorities, Franklin H. Williams Commission on
The Franklin H. Williams Judicial Commission on Minorities was established in June 1991 to educate and advise decision makers in the New York Court System affecting both minority employees and litigants; and to implement recommendations developed to address said issues.

NAACP National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

National Urban League

NOW – National Organization for Women

New York State Judicial Committee on Women in the Courts

NYS Unified Court System Local Gender Bias/Gender Fairness Committee

NYS Unified Court System, Office of the Inspector General

Public Broadcasting Service Diversity timeline

Scholarships For Women Guide
A listing of scholarships for women in numerous fields (from STEM subjects to law and medicine) and from different backgrounds.

The Alliance is committed to fostering sensitivity for LGBTQ court employees and users of the courts, attorneys as well as litigants/ members of the public.

Trial Juror's Handbook, NYS Unified Court System

Tribune Society
The Tribune Society, Inc., of the Courts of New York is a fraternal organization of African Americans and other minority judicial and non-judicial court personnel.

US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission