Post-Grad Opportunities

These opportunities are for Duke students that have already graduated. If you decide to wait before applying to law school, these opportunities are great options for building your resume!

The William D. Clarke, Sr. Diplomatic Security Fellowship

The Clarke DS Fellowship provides up to $84,000 in academic funding over two years, two summer practicums, professional development, and mentorship, culminating in an appointment in the Foreign Service as a Diplomatic Security Service (DSS) Special Agent. It aims to attract top candidates that represent the ethnic, racial, gender, social, and geographic diversity of the United States. The Clarke DS Fellowship encourages applications from women, minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service, and those with financial need.

The application for the 2025 cohort of the Clarke DS Fellowship is open February 12, 2024, through April 29, 2024. You can find out more about this opportunity in the webinar, scheduled for February 20 from 2-3 pm,  linked below!