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The Application

We are currently accepting applications for the 2016-2017 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 6, 2015 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 recommendations mailed directly to this address:

  5. Supreme Court Fellows Program
    Room 5
    Supreme Court of the United States
    1 First Street, NE
    Washington, DC 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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