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.

Application Deadline:
July 20

Some application deadlines have not yet been announced. In those cases, the dates posted are based on the scholarship provider’s most recent information. Please confirm each deadline via the provider’s website.

Eligibility Requirements:

Current 2nd or 3rd year law student

Full-time and part-time

In good standing

Attend one of the following six institutions: Drexel University Thomas R. Kiline School of Law, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, Rutgers Law School, Temple University Beasley School of Law, Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law and Widener University Delaware Law School

Location Description:

Must attend ABA-approved Philadelphia-area law school (Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, Rutgers Law School, Temple University Beasley School of Law, Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law and Widener University Delaware Law School)