2014 Summer Student Honors Program for 1st Year Law Students!!

2014 Summer Student Honors Program

(1st Year Law Students)

Position Number:        
14-1L-SHP-OHR

Location:          Washington, DC; San Francisco, CA; Atlanta, GA; Boston, MA; New York, NY; Salt Lake City, UT
Compensation: Volunteer
Grade:                          SK-00

Overview:

The mission of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation. 

The SEC’s Student Honors Program is a ten-week opportunity for first year law students to become acquainted with the regulation of the securities market and the activities of the Commission. The SEC’s 2014 Summer Student Honors Program will begin on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 and end on Friday, August 8, 2014.

All students must be currently enrolled as a degree-seeking student.  Please note, selection is based on many factors, including academic achievement (GPA 3.0 or higher), writing skills and experience (e.g, journals), ability to reason independently and creatively (e.g., moot court), clinical/volunteer and work experience relating to the SEC’s work, commitment to its mission, extracurricular activities indicating legal judgment, and well-rounded background.

Students must have completed the first year of law school by the beginning of the 2014 summer. Student must be continuing in legal studies throughout the summer and/or into the fall to be eligible. Students graduating in May are not eligible.

Students must submit a resume with current contact information, a one page cover letter, a law school transcript, a list of current courses, a 5 to 10 page legal writing sample all in a single PDF. Please label your PDF with your LASTNAME FIRSTNAME (ex: OBAMA MICHELLE).

To Apply:

For important information about this position, including details on duties, qualifications, and how to apply, please visit https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/356561500. You must apply for this position by       February 3, 2014.

If you need additional information contact Jeffery Anoka, Outreach Coordinator, Office of Minority and Women Inclusion (OMWI) at 202-551-6086 or anokaj@sec.gov.  

The SEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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