Criminal Law Fellowship

Work alongside leading Criminal Law faculty on important research, plan events on cutting edge issues, and network with prominent leaders, attorneys, and policy makers.


Eligible applicants must be preparing to enter their first year in the JD Program at the University of Oregon School of Law. 

Award Amount


  • $2,500.00 awarded at the beginning of fall semester
  • $2,500.00 awarded at the beginning of spring semester

How to Apply

Applicants to the JD Program may apply.

  • Please provide a short essay (250 to 750 words) describing your interests and experience in criminal law and why you want to participate in Criminal Law’s interdisciplinary projects. Your name (as stated on your application for admission) must be included on your essay.
  • Please include a current resume.

Email your essay and resume to: Alternatively, you may mail your application materials to:

University of Oregon School of Law
Admissions Office
1221 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-1221

Fellowship applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and continue until the fellowships are filled. Applications for Fellowships may be submitted at the time you submit your application for law school.

All candidates will be notified when the process has been completed.