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Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Student Writing Contest
To encourage and reward law student writings on real property, trust and estate law subjects of general and current interest.
Georgetown Law Technology Review Student Writing Competition
Entries should explore ways in which emerging technologies and services interact with or challenge existing civil rights and consumer protection laws.
Law school is expensive – and students who go to graduate school for law collectively take on millions of dollars in student debt. The good news is that there are many law school scholarships and grants out there.
Constitutional Law Writing Competition
The goal of the Competition is to encourage law students to become involved in the Section. It is also intended to attract students to the practice of environmental law and raise awareness of and foster dialogue regarding federal and state constitutional issues related to the practice of environmental law.
Endangered Species Writing Competition
The goal of the Competition is to encourage law students to become involved in the Section. It is also intended to attract students to endangered species, wildlife, and natural resources legal practice fields, and to encourage scholarship in these areas.
Energy Law Writing Competition
The goal of the Competition is to encourage law students to become involved in the Section. It is also intended to attract students to the energy law practice field, and to encourage scholarship in this field.
Environmental Transactions and Brownfields/Superfund and Natural Resources Damages Litigation Writing Competition
The goal of the Competition is to encourage law students to become involved in the Section. It is also intended to attract students to the practice of environmental transactions and brownfields law and Superfund and natural resources damages litigation, raise awareness of and foster dialogue regarding issues in these practice areas, and encourage scholarship in these fields.
Forest Law Writing Competition
The goal of the Competition is to encourage law students to become involved in the Section. It is also intended to raise awareness of and foster dialogue regarding legal issues related to both private and public forest lands and encourage scholarship in these fields.
International Environmental and Resources Law Writing Competition
The goal of the Competition is to encourage law students to become involved in the Section. It is also intended to attract students to the practice of international environmental and resources law, raise awareness of and foster dialogue regarding issues in these practice areas, and encourage scholarship in these fields.
Public Land and Resources Writing Competition
The goal of the Competition is to encourage law students to become involved in the Section. It is also intended to attract students to the practice of public land and resources law, raise awareness of and foster dialogue regarding public land and resources issues, and encourage scholarship in this field.
Virginia Bar Intellectual Property Law Student Writing Competition
The Intellectual Property Law Student Writing Competition (the “Competition”) seeks to promote academic debate and the dissemination of ideas and scholarly writing in the field of intellectual property.
Waste and Resources Recovery Writing Competition
The goal of the Competition is to encourage law students to become involved in the Section. It is also intended to attract students to the practice of waste and resource recovery law, raise awareness of and foster dialogue regarding issues in these practice areas, and encourage scholarship in these fields.
The Judge John R. Brown Scholarship
The Award honors excellence in legal writing in American law schools.
Cornelius Vanderbroek Memorial Essay Competition For Graduate/"Older" Students (to age 30)
The competition is intended to reach out to and reward law students interested in protecting the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment.
The American College of Employee Benefits Counsel Writing Competition
Since 2005, the College has sponsored a writing competition for law students, to encourage them to learn about employee benefits.
NYSBA Environmental Law Section: Professor William R. Ginsberg Memorial Essay Contest
This annual competition is designed to challenge law students to analyze the environmental issues confronting us today.
Smith-Doheny Legal Ethics Writing Competition
Notre Dame Law School sponsors an annual writing competition on the topic of legal ethics.
Law Student Writing Competition
This competition asks law students to consider how to advance gun violence prevention and gun safety through litigation in the civil and criminal justice systems. Though we encourage applicants to be creative, submission topics can range from reducing gun violence through representing survivors to emerging topics in Second Amendment jurisprudence.
James B. Boskey Law Student Essay Contest
The purpose of the competition is to create greater interest in the field of dispute resolution among law students of the nation, particularly those who are members of the Law Student Division of the American Bar.
Adam A. Milani Writing Competition
The purpose of the competition is to promote greater interest in and understanding of the field of disability law and to encourage excellent legal writing skills in law students.
H. Thomas Austern Writing Competition
This Writing Competition is intended to encourage law students interested in the areas of law affecting FDA-regulated industries: food, drugs, medical devices, biologics, dietary supplements, cosmetics, veterinary, cannabis, or tobacco and nicotine products.
Annual Law Student Writing Competition
The College sponsors a Writing Competition for Law Students, in conjunction with the ABA's Section of Labor & Employment Lawyers. A distinguished panel of attorneys from around the country will review the submitted papers written on current and relevant topics of labor and employment law.
Gellhorn-Sargentich Law Student Essay Award Competition
The goal of the Competition is to encourage law students to become involved in the Section, attract students to the administrative law practice fields, and to encourage scholarship in these fields.
K. William Kolbe Writing Competition
The section seeks entries for its writing competition from all law students who are enrolled in ABA-approved law schools and are members of the ABA Law Student Division.
Mary Moers Wenig (MMW) Student Writing Competition
This Writing Competition was created to encourage and reward scholarly works in the area of trusts and estates.
Warren E. Burger Prize
This writing competition is designed to promote scholarship in the areas of professionalism, ethics, civility, and excellence.
William W. Greenhalgh Student Writing Competition
The goal of the Competition is to encourage law students to become involved in the Section. It is also intended to attract students to the Criminal Justice practice field, and to encourage scholarship in this field. Each entrant must follow the rules of the competition detailed herein.
George Hutchinson Writing Competition
The Hutchinson Writing Contest Committee annually administers a writing competition in honor of our beloved George Hutchinson, who was the first Chief Clerk of the Federal Circuit.
The Theodore Tannenwald Jr. Foundation for Excellence in Tax Scholarship
Named for the late Tax Court Judge Theodore Tannenwald, Jr., and designed to perpetuate his dedication to legal scholarship of the highest quality, the Tannenwald Writing Competition is open to all full- or part-time law school students, undergraduate or graduate.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg "Pursuit of Justice" Legal Writing Competition
The Bar Association recognizes the importance of excellence in legal writing and seeks to award a student enrolled in an ABA-approved Philadelphia-area law school for authoring a top-quality competition submission.
NYSBA Business Law Section Student Writing Competition - Fall Issue
The Business Law Section sponsors an annual Student Writing Competition, open to all students who are candidates for the JD or LLM degree at an accredited law school during the year in which the article is submitted.
Corporate Governance Writing Competition
Established by the Ohio State Bar Association Corporate Counsel Section to explore relevant and innovative scholarly work from Ohio’s law students in one specific area of corporate governance challenges.
2022 Beckley Student Writing Competition
The purposes of the competition are to promote greater interest in and understanding of the fields of securities arbitration and securities law and to encourage excellent legal writing skills in law students.
Law Student Writing Challenge
Students are asked to write a paper analyzing the tax-related issues in connection with a pre-selected question. The Taxation Section selects a questions in personal income taxation or ethical areas.
2022 International Tax Student Writing Competition
The organization is sponsoring a writing competition on any topic relating to US taxation of income from international activities, including taxation under US tax treaties.
BPLA Writing Competition
Law school students are encouraged to submit papers relating to intellectual property law.
Public Contract Law Journal Writing Competition
Through our writing competition, the PCL Section introduces itself to the next generation of public contract lawyers.
Sarah Weddington Writing Prize
The Sarah Weddington Writing Prize seeks student scholarship exploring reproductive rights and justice issues in the U.S.
Albert S. Pergam International Law Writing Competition
The competition is intended to encourage students of law to write on areas of public or private international law.
Dr. Emanuel Stein and Kenneth Stein Memorial Law Student Writing Competition
To recognize excellence among law school students writing in the area of labor and employment law; and to cultivate the relationship between the Section and future labor and employment practitioners.
David S. Rosenbaum Scholarship
A scholarship to encourage and reward students interested in the field of interactive entertainment law.
American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers (ACCFSL) Writing Competition
The competition seeks to recognize written contributions to the field of U.S. consumer financial services law.
American Journal of Mediation National Dispute Resolution Writing Competition
The purpose of this competition is to heighten interest in, and competence related to, student writing on the subject of Alternate Dispute Resolution.
The Dukemineier Awards Student Writing Competition
The Dukeminier Awards Student Writing Competition annually recognizes the best law review note written by a student in the field of sexual orientation and gender identity law.
Insurance Law Section State Bar of Texas Law Student Writing Competition
This competition is designed to encourage law students at eligible Texas schools to write scholarly papers on topics of interest relevant to insurance law.
Phil Cowan - Judith Bresler Memorial Scholarship
The Phil Cowan - Judith Bresler Memorial Scholarship is named after two esteemed former EASL Chairs to recognize student who are committed to a practice concentrating in one or more areas of entertainment, art or sports law.
Entertainment Law Initiative Writing Competition
The Entertainment Law Initiative fosters future careers in entertainment law by seeking out the nation’s top law students and giving them invaluable networking and educational opportunities. The program includes a national legal writing competition.
Robert T. Matsui Annual Writing Competition
Through this Writing Competition, AEF seeks to encourage legal scholarship on issues of importance to the Asian Pacific American community.
Law Student Writing Competition
The scope of permissible topics include any aspect of workers' compensation law.