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The Application

The application process for the 2015-2016 Fellowship year is now closed. You can view the application from the 2015-2016 Fellowship year here.

Applications may be submitted online or by mail. You may submit your application by mail, if you prefer, and can view a printable PDF version here.

A call for applications for the 2016-2017 Fellowship year will be released in August.


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


"It would not be hyperbole to describe the Supreme Court Fellows Program as a life-changing experience."

James Oleson
Senior Lecturer, Department of Sociology, University of Aukland

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