WRITING AND ADVOCACY COMPETITIONS

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.

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 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 […]

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 […]

International Association of Defense Counsel 2016 Legal Writing Contest

The International Association of Defense Counsel invites you to participate in its 2016 Legal Writing Contest. The IADC is a professional association that has been serving an invitation-only membership of international corporate and insurance civil defense lawyers since 1920. Prize […]

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 […]

Now Accepting Applications for 2016-17 RJ-HIV Fellowship Program

Are you a current 3L? Fired up about how HIV/AIDS intersects with social justice issues like immigration, LGBTQ rights, racial justice, and reproductive rights and justice? Want to get hands-on training in federal and state law and policy and rub elbows […]

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 […]

International Association of Defense Counsel Presents: 2016 Legal Writing Contest

The International Association of Defense Counsel invites you to participate in its 2016 Legal Writing Contest. The IADC is a professional association that has been serving an invitation-only membership of international corporate and insurance civil defense lawyers since 1920.   […]

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 […]

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 […]