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 2014 Spring Student Honors Program application deadline has been extended until Friday, October 25, 2013

The SEC’s 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 Commission’s 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 SEC’s 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.

  • Additional Duty Location Info

    Many vacancies in the following locations

    • Boston Metro Area, MA United States
    • Philadelphia, PA United States
    • Washington DC, DC United States
    • Chicago, IL United States
    • Atlanta, GA United States
    • New York, NY United States
    • San Francisco, CA United States
    • Denver, CO United States
    • Miami, FL United States
    • Fort Worth, TX United States
    • Los Angeles, CA United States