Have you considered applying for a public interest fellowship? Are you planning to apply for a government job through one of the Federal Honors Programs? Fellowships and Federal Honors Programs offer excellent legal opportunities for 3L students and recent graduates. The trick, however, is applying early. Most fellowships require applications to be submitted 9 to 12 months in advance of placement. Similarly, all Federal Honors Programs have application deadlines months in advance, and only hire entry-level attorneys from these programs.
For any student considering applying for a public interest fellowship or a government job through the various Federal Honors Programs, this post is for YOU. Below you will find helpful information regarding application tips for fellowships, application deadlines, and resources for finding government jobs.
Also, Law Career Development will be hosting the following agencies on campus this fall.
- U.S. Department of Justice, Tuesday, August 19, Noon to 1 p.m.
- U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Wednesday, August 20, Noon to 1 p.m.
- Navy, Marine, & Air Force JAG, Wednesday, September 30.