Public Law Writing Competition
California Lawyers Association (CLA) Public Law Section
Articles must be on a topic related to public law - a field that covers areas such as administrative law, constitutional law, municipal law, open meetings/open records law, political/election law, education law, state and federal legislation, public employment and labor law, government contracts, government tort liability and regulations, land use/environmental issues, public law ethics, public finance, and water law.
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.
Current J.D. Student
Attend a California Law School
Accredited by the Committee of Bar Examiners of the State Bar of CA
In good standing
Students must attend a CA law school.