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 2014 Spring Student Honors Program application deadline has been extended until Friday, October 25, 2013
The SECs Student Honors Program is a semester program for college students, graduate students and law students to become acquainted with the regulation of the securities market. Honors students work with SEC Staff members on projects covering a broad range of the Commissions mission such as conducting investigations of industry and issuer practices, assisting in the litigation of enforcement actions, and drafting proposed statutes and rules, to name a few responsibilities.
The SECs Student Honors Program is a semester opportunity for legal and non-legal students to become acquainted with the regulation of the securities market and the activities of the Commission.