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Grade: 11

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Grade: 12

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Grade: 13

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Grade: All Grades

1 Have you served in the previous five (5) years in a Political Appointment in the Federal Government?
  • Yes
  • No
2 To be eligible for this program, you must be a recent law school graduate or current law school student who has graduated or will graduate by June 30, 2022. Do you meet this eligibility requirement for this program? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes, I am a recent law student who has graduated or will graduate by June 30, 2022.
  • No, I do not meet the requirements as described above.
3 In the space provided below, fill in the date you graduated or expect to graduate. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
4 If selected for the Honors Program, either: (1) you must be an active member in good standing of a State, territory of the United States, or District of Columbia bar; OR (2) you must pass a bar examination as described above within 14 months of your appointment under this program. Do you currently meet this requirement; or will you meet this requirement within the allotted time frame? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes, I am an active member in good standing of a State, territory of the United States, or District of Columbia bar.
  • Yes, I understand that I must pass a bar examination as described above within 14 months of my appointment under this program, or my appointment will be terminated.
  • No, I do not agree to this requirement.
5 If you are selected for this Honors Program, you will be expected to begin working in September 2022 in Silver Spring, Maryland. Do you meet this requirement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes, if selected I will be available to begin working in September 2022 in Silver Spring, Maryland.
  • No, I will not be available.
6 If selected for the Honors Program, you must agree to a commitment to remain with the Office of the General Council for a minimum of three years from the date of your appointment. Do you agree to this requirement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes, if selected for the Honors Program, I agree to commit to remain with the Office of the General Council for a minimum of three years from the date of my appointment.
  • No, I do not agree to this requirement.
7 From the list below, please identify your overall grade point average (GPA). Answer to this question is required
  • I possess a GPA between 3.86 and 4.00.
  • I possess a GPA between 3.70 and 3.85.
  • I possess a GPA between 3.500 and 3.69.
  • I possess a GPA between 3.300 and 3.49.
  • I possess a GPA between 3.000 and 3.29.
  • My school doesn’t provide GPAs.
  • None of the above.
8 From the list below, please identify your overall class standing. Answer to this question is required
  • My class standing is in the top 10%.
  • My class standing is in the top 20%.
  • My class standing is in the top 33%.
  • My school doesn’t provide class standings.
  • None of the above.
9 Have you completed, or are you expected to complete, any full-time judicial law clerkships lasting a minimum of 1-year? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10 If you have completed or are currently participating in, any judicial law clerkships, please list the dates in the space provided below, along with the name of the court and the judge you served under; or “N/A” if you haven’t. (Maximum length of 500 characters.) Maximum length of 500 characters. Answer to this question is required
11 Have you held any environmental or natural resources law internships or externships? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
12 If you have held any environmental or natural resources law internships or externships, please list them below and include the name of the organization and the dates of service; or “N/A” if you haven’t. (Maximum length of 500 characters.) Maximum length of 500 characters. Answer to this question is required
13 Do you possess significant academic achievement? Select all that apply from the list below. Answer to this question is required
  • Academic standing in the upper third of the law school graduating class
  • Work or achievement of significance on your law school’s official law review
  • Special high-level honors for academic excellence in law school, such as election to the Order of the Coif
  • Winning of a moot court competition or membership on the moot court team which represents the law school or in competition with other law schools
  • Full-time or continuous participation, for one year or two semesters of law school, in a legal aid program (as opposed to one-time, intermittent, or casual participation)
  • Significant summer law office clerk experience after beginning law school
  • Other equivalent evidence of clearly superior achievement
  • None of the above
14 If you selected, "Other equivalent evidence of clearly superior achievement" in the previous question, please explain below. (Maximum length of 500 characters.) Maximum length of 500 characters. Answer to this question is required
15 I certify, to the best of my knowledge that all the information in my application is true, and that I have truthfully and accurately represented my work experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and education. I understand that providing false or fraudulent information may be grounds for not hiring me or for firing me after I begin work. I also certify that I have read the entire vacancy announcement; that I have reviewed my answers to the eligibility questions for accuracy; and that I understand what supporting documentation, if any, is required for submission and when it’s due. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No