Judicial Internship Program

Intern should possess: demonstrated high intellectual achievement; ability and willingness to work closely with others in a complex and sensitive organization; flexibility; self-sustaining motivation and initiative; and impeccable trustworthiness, discretion, and maturity. Good judgment is critical. To be eligible for selection, applicant must apply during, or for a term immediately following undergraduate study. The application consists of a cover letter, resume, college transcript, a short essay about a former Justice of the Supreme Court, and three letters of recommendation including at least one from an undergraduate course instructor. The internship is for eight hours per day, five days per week in the Office of the Counselor to the Chief Justice.

Two interns selected for each fall, spring, and summer


Deadline: June 10 (fall); October 20 (spring); March 10 (summer)

Award type: Internship

Awarded anualy:
Unlimited awards:
Repay required:


Enrollment level: College Freshman, College Sophomore, Doctoral-level Study, College Junior, College Senior, Master's-level Study

Major: Management Science, Law (ll.b., J.d.), Social Sciences, General, Law And Legal Studies, Other

Interests: Law, Government

Contact Information

Supreme Court Fellow
1 First Street, NE, Room 5 Washington, DC 20543 United States
Phone: (202) 479-3415
Fax: (202) 479-3484