WRITING AND ADVOCACY COMPETITIONS

Third Annual Jameson Crane III Disability and the Law Writing Competition

The Crane Writing Competition is designed to encourage outstanding student scholarship at the intersection of law and medicine or law and the social sciences that promotes an understanding, furthers the development of legal rights and protections, and improves the lives […]

2017 Professor William R. Ginsberg Memorial Essay Contest

The Professor William R. Ginsberg Memorial Essay Contest is an annual competition designed to challenge law students to analyze the environmental issues confronting us today. Presented by: Environmental Law Section Contact: Lisa Bataille Nomination Deadline: June 1, 2017 Date Presented: […]

2017 Professor William R. Ginsberg Memorial Essay Contest

The Professor William R. Ginsberg Memorial Essay Contest is an annual competition designed to challenge law students to analyze the environmental issues confronting us today. Presented by: Environmental Law Section Contact: Lisa Bataille Nomination Deadline: June 1, 2017 Date Presented: […]

Third Annual Jameson Crane III Disability and the Law Writing Competition

The Crane Writing Competition is designed to encourage outstanding student scholarship at the intersection of law and medicine or law and the social sciences that promotes an understanding, furthers the development of legal rights and protections, and improves the lives […]

Third Annual Jameson Crane III Disability and the Law Writing Competition

The Crane Writing Competition is designed to encourage outstanding student scholarship at the intersection of law and medicine or law and the social sciences that promotes an understanding, furthers the development of legal rights and protections, and improves the lives […]

2017 Professor William R. Ginsberg Memorial Essay Contest

The Professor William R. Ginsberg Memorial Essay Contest is an annual competition designed to challenge law students to analyze the environmental issues confronting us today. Presented by: Environmental Law Section Contact: Lisa Bataille Nomination Deadline: June 1, 2017 Date Presented: […]

Oct. 27 Application Deadline: NYU Team/Jean-Pictet IHL Competition

The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice is accepting applications for membership on the NYU Team to the Jean-Pictet Competition on International Humanitarian Law, a week-long training event on IHL that consists of simulations and role plays. The 2017 […]

The Center for Alcohol Policy Ninth Annual Essay Contest

The Center for Alcohol Policy’s national essay contest is intended to foster debate, analysis and examination of state alcohol regulation. The Center is now accepting entries for its Ninth Annual Essay Contest. The topic for this year’s contest is: The 21st Amendment […]

Securities Law Writing Competition– 2016

Papers may address any subject in the field of securities law. Undergraduate and graduate law students enrolled at accredited law schools in the U.S. for the fall semester of 2016 are eligible to participate. Three prizes will be awarded at […]

Call for applicants: Oxford University Price Media Law Moot Court Competition

NYU Law has entered teams into the Price Media Law Moot Court Competition for the last two years, and reached the latter stages of the international finals in 2015 (knocking out Oxford University is the process!).   The Price Media Law Moot Court Competition […]

Try Out for the Foreign Direct Investment International Arbitration Moot

NYU is currently recruiting talented students for the Ninth Annual Foreign Direct Investment International Arbitration Moot (FDI Moot), which will be held this year in Buenos Aires, Argentina in early November 2016.   The FDI Moot is supported by several […]

Akerman Student Scholarship Information (28th Annual North American Entertainment, Sports & IP Law Summit)

The 28th Annual North American Entertainment, Sports, and Intellectual Property Law Summit will take place November 9-13, 2016 in Akumal, Mexico. The Akerman Student Scholarship provides a partial scholarship to three (3) law students attending the Summit in an amount of no less than $1000 […]

TNYBF Scholarship Opportunities for Students 2016-2017

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES Through generous gifts from NYSBA Sections and donors, The New York Bar Foundation offers several scholarship opportunities to law students. Please note, application deadlines vary.  For more information, applications, and guidelines visit The Foundation’s website at www.tnybf.org ELDER […]

ACCFSL 2017 Annual Writing Competition

The American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers is pleased to announce awards to be presented for a) the best book, b) the best publishable article, book chapter, or substantial book review, and c) the best student note or comment […]

Michael Weiner Scholarship for Labor Studies

Major League baseball players are honoring the life of former MLBPA Executive Director Michael Weiner through the Michael Weiner Scholarship for Labor Studies. Awarded by the Major League Baseball Players Trust, this scholarship seeks to recognize and support the efforts […]

EY’s Young Tax Professional of the Year — Case Study Competition for Law Students

EY is launching a case study competition, Young Tax Professional of the Year (YTPY).  This competition consists of two rounds – a local competition in the Americas, followed by a global competition in Amsterdam.  The winner of the Americas competition […]

Gerben Law Firm 2016 Scholarship Opportunity for Currently Enrolled Law Students

Annual Scholarship Amount: $2,500.00 Gerben Law Firm, PLLC is offering an annual scholarship opportunity for currently enrolled law students interested in practicing trademark law. Gerben Law Firm is committed to assisting the next generation of trademark attorneys through a scholarship […]

2016 James E. Beckley Securities Arbitration and Law Competition

Contest.  This is a writing competition for students interested in Securities Arbitration and Securities Law sponsored by The PIABA Foundation.  First Prize is $1000, Second Prize is $750, and Third Prize is $500. Competition winner(s) will be posted online at www.piabafoundation.org. […]

American Bar Association 2016 Writing Competitions

The American Bar Association is still accepting applications for various writing competitions with particular emphasis on Endangered Species, Energy Law, and Public Land. For information on how to apply, please click here.

2016 Law Student Writing Competition

2016 Law Student Writing Competition The National Law Review is hosting its 2016 Law Student Writing Competition.The National Law Review(NLR)consolidates practice-oriented legal analysis from a variety of sources for easy access by lawyers, paralegals, law students, business executives, insurance professionals, accountants, compliance […]

Just the Beginning – A Pipeline Organization Scholarships

Just the Beginning – A Pipeline Organization (JTB-APO) is a not-for-profit organization of judges, lawyers, and other citizens dedicated to increasing diversity in the legal profession and the judiciary. JTB-APO is holding its Eleventh Biennial Conference this year in New […]

2016 Judge Bernard S. Meyer Scholarship – Deadline Extended – April 18, 2016

The scholarship is valued at $5,000 and will be awarded to one (1) student. The scholarship will be applied to the student’s tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year. The scholarship is open to all second-year (2L) students as of spring […]

The National Law Review is hosting its 2016 Law Student Writing Competition. The National Law Review(NLR)consolidates practice-oriented legal analysis from a variety of sources for easy access by lawyers, paralegals, law students, business executives, insurance professionals, accountants, compliance officers, human resource managers, […]

First Amendment and Media Law Diversity Moot Court Competition

The ABA Forum on Communications Law invites qualified law students to apply to participate in the Ninth Annual First Amendment and Media Law Diversity Moot Court Competition The Semi-Final and Final Rounds of the Competition will be held during the […]

Stargatt Legal Ethics Writing Competition

Bar Foundation from Mrs. Barbara Stargatt and her family in memory of her late husband, Bruce M. Stargatt. Bruce was a distinguished Delaware lawyer who, among many other accomplishments, was a founding partner of Young, Conaway, Stargatt & Taylor, and […]

2016 Honorable Charles L. Brieant, Jr. Fellowship – April 1, 2016

The Honorable Charles L. Brieant, Jr. Judicial Intern will work under the supervision of the Chief Judge to research and write about issues that confront the Court as a whole. The Intern may be asked to work with other judges, […]

2016 JUDGE BERNARD S. MEYER SCHOLARSHIP – April 1, 2016

The scholarship is valued at $5,000 and will be awarded to one (1) student. The scholarship will be applied to the student’s tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year. The scholarship is open to all second-year (2L) students as of spring […]

DANY Writing Competition

The Defense Association of New York (DANY), celebrating its 50th Anniversary, is proud to offer a writing competition for enrolled law school students. Interested students are requested to draft an original scholarly work of interest to those professionals whose focus […]

DANY Writing Competition

The Defense Association of New York (DANY), celebrating its 50th Anniversary, is proud to offer a writing competition for enrolled law school students. Interested students are requested to draft an original scholarly work of interest to those professionals whose focus […]

ABA SEER Public Land and Resources Writing Competition

The ABA SEER’s Public Land and Resources Writing Competition is now open for entries. Papers must demonstrate original thought on a question of legal and/or policy significance relating to the topic of the role of public lands and policy. The topic […]