Jan Jancin Competition

Sponsoring Organization:

American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)

These merit-based scholarships are directed toward recognizing rising, second and third year law students from diverse backgrounds who are underrepresented racial or ethnic minorities. In addition, applicants must demonstrate an interest in, be engaged in activities related to, or be pursuing a career in Intellectual Property law. Institution must have at least one IP course.

Application Deadline:
May 29

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Eligibility Requirements:

2L or 3L

Nominated by law school

Underrepresented racial or ethnic minority law student

Interested in pursuing a career in Intellectual Property

Award Description:

The winner will receive a $5,000 cash award, and reasonable travel expenses to receive the award during the AIPLA Annual Meeting. The runner-up will receive up to a maximum cash award of $2,500, and an invitation to attend the AIPLA Annual Meeting.