Papers will be accepted on any legal issue specifically concerning American Indians or other indigenous peoples.
The competition is open to students enrolled in J.D. or graduate law programs at accredited law schools in the United States and Canada as of the competition deadline of Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2019. Editors of the American Indian Law Review are not eligible to compete.
The first place winner receives $1,000 and publication in the American Indian Law Review, an official periodical of the University of Oklahoma College of Law with international readership. The second place winner receives $500, and third place receives $250.
Each of the three winning authors will also be awarded an eBook version of Cohen’s Handbook of Federal Indian Law, provided by LexisNexis, and will be recognized in the American Indian Law Review.
All emailed entries must be received no later than 6 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on Thursday, January 31, 2019. Any hardcopy entries must be postmarked by that date. Entries will be acknowledged upon receipt. All entries become the property of the American Indian Law Review.
For more information please visit: https://www.helptostudy.com/2018-2019-ailr-writing-competition/?ak=1