Job Overview


The mission of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation.

The Atlanta Regional Office application deadline has been extended until November 29, 2013. 

For consideration submit your submit your application to  

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must have U.S. citizenship. Selection is based on many factors, including academic achievement (GPA 3.0 or higher), writing skills and experience (e.g, journals), ability to reason independently and creatively (e.g., moot court), clinical/volunteer and work experience relating to the SEC’s work, commitment to its mission, extracurricular activities indicating legal judgment, and well-rounded background. Prior to appointment, security and suitability background investigation is required.


The SEC’s Student Honors Program is a ten-week opportunity for 2nd year law students to become acquainted with the regulation of the securities market and the activities of the Commission.

Travel Required

  • Not Required