The following lists the dates for the host application and candidate selection processes together with indicative dates of the fellowship. Click the appropriate tab to view dates for that year.

Trainee Solicitors
(England/Wales &
Scotland)
Trainee Solicitors
(Northern Ireland)
Host applications open 13th Nov 2020
Host applications close 17th Feb 2021 (5pm)
Hosts selected 30th April 2021
Fellowship positions posted May 2021
Fellowship applications open August 2021
Fellowship applications close Sep 2021
Interview period Oct/Nov 2021
Training contract starts Jan 2022 Apr 2022
Fellow starts Solicitors Apprentice course n/a Sep 2022
End of training Dec 2023 Sep 2024
Trainee Solicitors
(England/Wales &
Scotland)
Trainee Solicitors
(Northern Ireland)
Host applications open Mon 10th January 2022
Host applications close 5pm, Wed 30th March 2022
Hosts selected by Thurs 23rd June 2022
Fellowship positions posted September 2022
Fellowship applications open October 2022
Fellowship applications close 5pm, Fri 6th January 2023
Interview period 27th January until 10th February 2023
Training contract starts April 2023 April 2023
Fellow starts Solicitors Apprentice course n/a September 2023
End of training March 2025 September 2025

 

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