The SEO Law Fellowship is an academic and internship program targeting African American, Hispanic, and Native American incoming law school students who have both exceptional promise and demonstrated accomplishments in their undergraduate and professional careers. Fellows receive intensive academic prep through workshops, lectures, and the Law Institute, all before starting their first year at law school.

The program also offers scholarships to help promising Black, Hispanic and Native American students attend the law school of their choice. To learn more about the SEO Law Fellowship scholarship opportunities, visit www.seolaw.org/scholarship.

Through SEO Law, you gain:

  • A salary of up to $1,500 per week
  • Experiential learning that provides a hands-on look at the practice of law in a top law firm
  • Increased confidence going into law school stemming from first-hand exposure to the practical side of law through workshops and engagement opportunities with key speakers
  • Academic prep through SEO’s Law Institute, an intensive law school preparatory program designed to support academic performance in law school
  • Orientation and training that provides guidance on corporate etiquette, law firm culture, legal research and writing and more

Track Record of Success

The SEO Law Fellowship has over 1,300 alumni, including more than 650 who graduated from law school within the last 7 years. Our Fellows have gone on to become successful lawyers, advocates, and business leaders across all sectors of business and politics. Our Alumni Include:

  • Law Firm Partners
  • General Counsel & Chief Legal Officers
  • Deputy/Senior/Associate General Counsel
  • U.S. District Attorneys, Deputy or Assistant District Attorneys, or Deputy or Assistant Attorneys General
  • U.S. District Court Judges
  • U.S. Cabinet/Congress Members

Kickstart your law career today. Apply to the SEO Law Fellowship now!

Application Timeline:

  • Applications: accepted between September 15, 2017 and March 5, 2018
  • Interviews: scheduled between January and April 2018
  • Proof of law school enrollment: due no later than April 30, 2018
  • SEO Admissions decisions: made by April 30, 2018
  • Program start date: May 20, 2018 – July 27, 2018