**The application process for the 2017 Justice Policy Network Fellowship is now open!**

If you are interested in applying for the Justice Policy Network Fellowship please submit the application and upload all the required documents by February 8, 2017 to be considered.


  • The application form
  • A written statement summarizing your qualifications
  • Your resume/CV
  • A writing sample not to exceed 3 pages
  • Additional instructions can be found in the application form.


The selection process is very competitive. Applications are reviewed by a selection committee composed of Justice Policy Network staff, advisors and experts in the field. Only top candidates receive an invitation for an interview. A maximum of 10 fellows will be chosen, based on the quality of their application and their interview scores. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to contributing to social justice advocacy following their year as a Justice Policy Network Fellow. Criteria that will be used to evaluate applications include:

  • Strong interest in criminal justice reform and advocacy
  • A written statement summarizing your qualifications and experience
  • A resume/CV and a writing sample not to exceed 2 – 3 pages.


Please download the 2017 application from the link below and email your completed form along with the submission requirements by February 8, 2017 to: