Skip Navigation

Federal Communications Commission

English Display Options

Commission Document

Fall 2013 Attorney Honors Program

Download Options

Released: July 11, 2012

NEWS
Federal Communications Commission

News Media Information 202 / 418-0500

445 12th Street, S.W.

Internet: http://www.fcc.gov

Washington, D. C. 20554

TTY: 1-888-835-5322

This is an unofficial announcement of Commission action. Release of the full text of a Commission order constitutes official action.
See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 11, 2012

FCC WILL BEGIN ACCEPTING LAW STUDENT AND JUDICIAL CLERK

APPLICATIONS ON JULY 23, 2012 FOR FALL 2013 ATTORNEY HONORS

PROGRAM

Washington, D.C. - The Federal Communications Commission today announced that it
will accept applications from graduating law students and current judicial clerks for its Fall 2013
Attorney Honors Program. The application window opens on July 23, 2012.
Attorneys at the FCC work on cutting-edge legal and policy issues in the communications
and technology arenas. They promote the deployment of high-speed broadband
communications; protect the rights of consumers; promote access to communications services for
all Americans, including Americans with disabilities; review major mergers and acquisitions;
and promote public safety and homeland security.
Through the Attorney Honors Program, the FCC recruits law graduates to the agency and
the field of communications. The FCC encourages law students in their final year of study and
judicial clerks with superior academic credentials and an interest in communications law to apply
for the Fall 2013 class. Applications must be received by

September 21, 2012

; incomplete or
late applications will not be considered. All Attorney Honors Program participants will be
located at the FCC’s headquarters in Washington, DC.
Interested candidates should apply by submitting a cover letter, resume, writing sample,
official and/or unofficial law school transcript, and list of three references via email to
Honors.Program@fcc.gov. More information, eligibility criteria, and application instructions are
available at http://www.fcc.gov/attorneyhonorsprogram.
– FCC –

Note: We are currently transitioning our documents into web compatible formats for easier reading. We have done our best to supply this content to you in a presentable form, but there may be some formatting issues while we improve the technology. The original version of the document is available as a PDF, Word Document, or as plain text.

close
FCC

You are leaving the FCC website

You are about to leave the FCC website and visit a third-party, non-governmental website that the FCC does not maintain or control. The FCC does not endorse any product or service, and is not responsible for, nor can it guarantee the validity or timeliness of the content on the page you are about to visit. Additionally, the privacy policies of this third-party page may differ from those of the FCC.