Key Dates

Law Students

Summer Law Intern Program Key Dates

Date Action
July 25, 2011 Applications available
July 25 through September 6, 2011 Candidates submit applications
SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
(Midnight, Eastern Time)
ABSOLUTE DEADLINE DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS
September 6 thru through late-September DOJ reviews applications
Early October Components nominate candidates for further consideration. DOJ notifies those candidates that they remain under consideration for employment. PLEASE NOTE: This status does not guarantee that a candidate will be interviewed or contacted by the component(s) that are considering him or her for employment. Some components make offers based on a review of the application package only.
Late October DOJ notifies applicants not selected for further consideration by e-mail
Mid-October – Mid-November Components that do not hire on the basis of the application package conduct interviews by telephone, video conferencing or in field offices. Components contact candidates individually - this is not centrally managed.
Mid-November - December DOJ extends most offers
Early December DOJ notifies candidates not
selected as finalists
January/February DOJ completes hiring selections