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Clerkship Opportunities Available

December 15, 2017

Looking for a clerkship? Be sure to check OCS’ clerkship blog, The Bench, for the most up-to-date openings. Review the public interest judges list for guidance on judges who have a public interest focus.

OPIA Closed from 12/22/17 at 12 pm through 1/2/18 – Happy Holidays!

December 15, 2017

OPIA offices will be closed over the winter break from December 22 at noon through January 2. Our emails will start-up again when we return from the holiday break.

Happy holidays!

Heyman Post-Grad Fellowship Now Accepting Applications!

December 11, 2017

Deadline: Wednesday, March 7, 5:00 pm EST

The Heyman Fellowship is designed to afford financial support and a community of peers to young Harvard Law School graduates who have secured a position in federal government. Approximately 10-15 Heyman Fellowships are awarded each spring to graduating 3Ls and graduates of the prior three years. Heyman Fellows agree to spend at least three years in federal government, and to act as mentors to Harvard Law students and graduates interested in federal government work. Each Heyman Fellow will receive a fellowship payment of $5,000. In addition, a subset of Heyman Fellows will be selected to receive loan repayment assistance of up to $15,000 based on their overall debt load. Learn more and apply!

Heyman Summer Internship Now Accepting Applications!

December 11, 2017

Deadline: Wednesday, February 14, 5 pm EST

The Heyman Summer Internship is designed to encourage law students to spend one or more of their law school summers in federal government. Harvard Law 1Ls or 2Ls who have secured or are pursuing federal government summer internships are eligible to apply in late winter each year. Heyman Summer Interns participate in networking and programming with Heyman Fellows and other federal officials. Learn more and apply!

Upcoming J-Term Scholarship and Fellowship Deadlines

December 8, 2017

There are several scholarship and fellowship deadlines that are coming up over J-term. Check out SFS’ Current Outside Resources for an up-to-date list of upcoming scholarship and fellowship deadlines and make an appointment with OPIA’s Director of Fellowships Judy Murciano to start preparing your materials.