Program Dates & Fees


10-day winter sessions:

  • Session 1: Dec 14 - 23

  • Session 2: Jan 4 - 13

4-week summer sessions:

  • Session 1: May 24 - Jun 20

  • Session 2: Jun 21 - Jul 18

  • Session 3: July 19 - Aug 15 [D.C. only]

Site-date combinations may become unavailable as Fellowships fill, so we encourage you to apply early! Email for more details on current program capacities.

Program Fees

Winter 2019 | 10-day: $2450

Summer 2020 | 4-week:

  • Madrid: $4950

  • DC: $5950

Possible Discounts

  • Fellows have the option to enroll in two 4-week sessions in order to have an 8-week experience. Fellows who choose this option receive a $2000 discount.

  • If Fellows pay the whole program fee upon enrollment, they will receive a $100, $200 or $400 discount depending on the length of the Fellowship.

Fee Coverage

  • Housing accommodations

  • Real-time training from experienced legal scholars and practitioners

  • Daily breakfast and several lunches/dinners per week

  • Travel health insurance while abroad

  • Weekly excursions

  • On-site transportation

  • Legal Advisor

  • Site Manager

Note: Fellows are responsible for selecting and purchasing their own flights.


Although the Lex Fellowship does not currently offer scholarships or discounts, we encourage students to explore different options when considering how to best finance the cost of the program. Visit our FAQs page to get some ideas.


The listed program fees are broken into two deposits:

  1. Enrollment Fee: The first $1500 of the program fee is paid upfront to reserve a Fellow’s spot on the Fellowship, regardless of the city and date chosen.

  2. Remaining Fee: The remainder of the program fee is due at later date.