Jones Day International Legal Fellowship commences for 2023

Jones Day announces the Jones Day International Legal Fellowship for the 2023 academic year. This marks the 22nd consecutive year that Jones Day will award scholarships to students to encourage the study of law in China.

The 2023 fellowship awards will be given to law students from universities in China, and each winner will receive RMB 35,000. The fellowships are provided to support students in the advancement of their education and experience in the legal area of their choice.

The Jones Day International Legal Fellowship arose from the Firm's dedication to legal development in China. Since 2001, Jones Day has awarded a total of 248 Fellowships and more than RMB 4 million in scholarships to law students in China.


Applicants should complete the Jones Day International Legal Fellowship Application Form 2023 online, available through this link. Completed applications should be submitted no later than April 27, 2023. Details of application requirements can be found at the "Frequently Asked Questions" link.

The competition is open to all graduate students attending universities in China. It is also open to undergraduate students in their third year or above attending universities in China. Previous Jones Day International Legal Fellowship winners are not eligible for consideration.


Linda Chen


Jones Day is a global law firm with more than 2,400 lawyers in 40 offices across five continents. The Firm is distinguished by: a singular tradition of client service; the mutual commitment to, and the seamless collaboration of, a true partnership; formidable legal talent across multiple disciplines and jurisdictions; and shared professional values that focus on client needs.