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The Application

We are currently accepting applications for the 2015-2016 Fellowship year.

Your application may be submitted online or by mail. If you prefer to send your application via mail, please click here for a printable PDF version. Applications must be postmarked or submitted online by the November 14, 2014, deadline.



Application Materials

A complete application includes the following:

  1. a candidate information form
  2. a résumé highlighting academic, professional and personal achievements
  3. an original research proposal on a legal topic of scholarly interest;
  4. two candidate evaluation forms mailed directly to this address:

  5. Administrative Director
    Supreme Court Fellows Program
    Room 5
    Supreme Court of the United States
    Washington, D.C. 20543

"As a result of the fellowship, I learned to think about the craft of judging in more nuanced and complex ways and to reflect critically on the role of judges in civil law versus common law systems."

Carmen Gonzalez
Associate professor of law, Seattle University School of Law

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