WRITING AND ADVOCACY COMPETITIONS

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 […]

Journal Writing Competition Task Force

Calling all 2Ls: Did you find the Journal Writing Competition stressful, complicated, pointless, and a drain on your sanity? Or did you love it desperately? The SBA and the Journal Steering Committee are looking for interested 2Ls to join a […]

Journal Writing Competition Task Force

Calling all 2Ls: Did you find the Journal Writing Competition stressful, complicated, pointless, and a drain on your sanity? Or did you love it desperately? The SBA and the Journal Steering Committee are looking for interested 2Ls to join a […]

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 […]

Deadline Today! 2016 Donald C. Alexander Writing Competition

The FBA Section on Taxation would like to announce the 2016 Donald C. Alexander Writing Competition.   Win a trip to the FBA’s Annual Tax Law Conference in Washington, D.C. on March 4. Winning entries may be published in the Tax […]

2016 Donald C. Alexander Writing Competition

2016 Donald C. Alexander Writing Competition 1st place: $2,000 2nd place: $1,000 And a trip to the FBA’s Annual Tax Law Conference in Washington, D.C. on March 4. Winning entries may be published in the Tax Section newsletter or in The Federal Lawyer. […]

Call for Papers: International Law and Human Rights Emerging Scholarship Conference

Deadline: Monday March 21, 2016 The Institute for International Law and Justice and the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice are pleased to announce that submissions are now being accepted for the annual International Law and Human Rights Emerging Scholarship Conference, to be […]

Journal Writing Competition Task Force

Calling all 2Ls: Did you find the Journal Writing Competition stressful, complicated, pointless, and a drain on your sanity? Or did you love it desperately? The SBA and the Journal Steering Committee are looking for interested 2Ls to join a […]

2016 Donald C. Alexander Writing Competition

The FBA Section on Taxation would like to announce the… 2016 Donald C. Alexander Writing Competition 1st place: $2,000 2nd place: $1,000 And a trip to the FBA’s Annual Tax Law Conference in Washington, D.C. on March 4. Winning entries […]

Call for Submission: Sarah Weddington Writing Prize for New Student Scholarship in Reproductive Rights

Law Students for Reproductive Justice, in collaboration with the Center for Reproductive Rights and the Center on Reproductive Rights and Justice at Berkeley Law School, is pleased to announce the Call for Submission for the eleventh annual Sarah Weddington Writing […]

American Indian Law Review Writing Competition

The American Indian Law Review is pleased to announce its annual writing competition for 2015-2016. Papers will be accepted on any issue concerning American Indian law or indigenous peoples. For more information including rules and how to submit, please click […]

The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law Annual Law Student Writing Competition for 2015-2016

The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and the ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law are pleased to announce their 2015-2016 writing competition. This competition is open to articles written while the author is a student at an accredited […]

US Air Force Judge Advocate 2016 Writing Competition

The Air Force Judge Advocate General’s School (AFJAGS), established in 1950 by Major General Reginald C. Harmon (the first Judge Advocate General of the Air Force), has a proud tradition of providing the highest quality education and training to legal […]

The 2016 Richard D. Cudahy Writing Competition on Regulatory and Administrative Law

The American Constitution Society is pleased to announce its 9th annual Richard D. Cudahy Writing Competition on Regulatory and Administrative Law. The competition is open to practicing lawyers, policymakers, academics, and law students. The judging committee will include judges, leading […]

The 2016 Constance Baker Motley National Student Writing Competition

The American Constitution Society proudly announces its 11th annual Constance Baker Motley National Student Writing Competition. This annual competition for law students is an opportunity to submit for publication all papers furthering a progressive vision of the Constitution, law, and […]

Legal Writing Competition for Excellence in Comic Book Scholarship

The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is proud to announce its inaugural writing contest, the CBLDF Writing Competition for Excellence in Comic Book Scholarship. The competition is directed to current students at any U.S. law school and seeks writings about […]

Second 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 […]

PRBA Regional Moot Court Competition

The Puerto Rican Bar Association has a Moot Court Regional Competition scheduled for October 17, 2015 at the Bronx Supreme Courthouse.  NYU Law students are invited to participate in the competition.  The topic this year is about whether Puerto Rico […]

Submissions Sought for 2016 Hibernian Law Journal

SUBMISSIONS SOUGHT FOR 2016 EDITION   Established in 1999, the Hibernian Law Journal is a legal journal coordinated by trainee and qualified solicitors. Its multidisciplinary focus facilitates detailed argument and discussion on a wide range of topics such as e-commerce, […]

Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot

The Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot is a unique competition that is designed to foster an interest in, and develop the requisite skill set for, a successful career in the fields of international commercial law and international commercial arbitration. The competition […]

2016 Sarah Weddington Writing Prize for New Student Scholarship in Reproductive Rights

Law Students for Reproductive Justice, in collaboration with the Center for Reproductive Rights and the Center on Reproductive Rights and Justice at Berkeley Law School, is pleased to announce the Call for Submission for the eleventh annual Sarah Weddington Writing […]

PRBA Regional Moot Court Competition

The Puerto Rican Bar Association has a Moot Court Regional Competition scheduled for October 17, 2015 at the Bronx Supreme Courthouse.  NYU Law students are invited to participate in the competition.  The topic this year is about whether Puerto Rico […]

Submissions Sought for 2016 Hibernian Law Journal

SUBMISSIONS SOUGHT FOR 2016 EDITION   Established in 1999, the Hibernian Law Journal is a legal journal coordinated by trainee and qualified solicitors. Its multidisciplinary focus facilitates detailed argument and discussion on a wide range of topics such as e-commerce, […]

Call for Papers: Civil Law Student Congress, Faculty of Law of the Universidad de Chile

The Faculty of Law of the Universidad de Chile will host the fourth annual Civil Law Student Congress in Santiago, Chile which will run March 16 – March 18, 2016.   The Civil Law Student Congress, first held in 2009, aims to position itself as a thinking […]

ACCFSL 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 (c) the best student note or comment on […]

Submissions Sought for 2016 Hibernian Law Journal

SUBMISSIONS SOUGHT FOR 2016 EDITION   Established in 1999, the Hibernian Law Journal is a legal journal coordinated by trainee and qualified solicitors. Its multidisciplinary focus facilitates detailed argument and discussion on a wide range of topics such as e-commerce, […]

PRBA Regional Moot Court Competition

The Puerto Rican Bar Association has a Moot Court Regional Competition scheduled for October 17, 2015 at the Bronx Supreme Courthouse.  NYU Law students are invited to participate in the competition.  The topic this year is about whether Puerto Rico […]

Try out for the NYU Teams to International Humanitarian Law Competitions: Jean-Pictet and Clara Barton

Interested in international humanitarian law? Consider joining an NYU Team to one of two 2016 competitions: The Jean-Pictet Competition on International Humanitarian Law and the Clara Barton International Humanitarian Law Competition. There will be an information meeting about how to become […]

The Dr. Emanuel Stein and Kenneth D. Stein Memorial Writing Competition

Submissions are being accepted for the 2015 Law Student Writing Competition. All law students are eligible. The winner will have his/her article published in a future issue of the Labor and Employment Law Section Newsletter and a prize of $3,000.00. […]

Samuel M. Kaynard Memorial Law School Student Awards Nominations Now Being Accepted

Recommendations are now being accepted for the 2015 Samuel M. Kaynard Memorial Law Student Service Awards. The deadline for receipt of recommendations is the close of business on Friday, December 4, 2015. The purpose of the awards is to enable […]