Writing Competitions Archive

1-800-LAW-FIRM Law School Essay Contest

1-800-LAW-FIRM is launching a writing contest on July 1, 2014  challenging law school students to demonstrate with an essay of at least 1,000 words how they would improve the legal system. The grand prize is a $10,000 law school scholarship. … Continue reading

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2014 Kenneth Shear Civil Gideon Legal Justice Essay Competition and Scholarship Fund

2014 Kenneth Shear Civil Gideon Legal Justice Essay Competition and Scholarship Fund ~~ELIGIBILITY~~ Full and part time law students who have completed at least one year of study at one of the following six institutions: Drexel University School of Law, … Continue reading

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Elliot A. Spoon Business Law Writing Competition

Elliot A. Spoon Business Law Writing Competition Updated poster for the 2014 competition is located at the bottom of this page! The Elliot A. Spoon Business Law Writing Competition is an annual writing competition sponsored by the Journal. The Competition … Continue reading

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20th Anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act Student Writing Competition

Student Writing Competition Entries should address an issue related to the Violence Against Women Act that furthers the needs of victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence or stalking or their children by discussing the impact of VAWA, exploring … Continue reading

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LSAC Diversity Committee Writing Competition

The Law School Admission Council’s Diversity Committee Announces A Writing Competition on BEST PRACTICES FOR RECRUITMENT AND RETENTION OF STUDENTS OF COLOR AND STUDENTS FROM OTHER UNDERREPRESENTED GROUPS IN LAW SCHOOLS To Promote Diversity in Law Schools and in the … Continue reading

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2013-2014 BEVERIDGE & DIAMOND CONSTITUTIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW WRITING COMPETITION

2013-2014 BEVERIDGE & DIAMOND CONSTITUTIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW WRITING COMPETITION Organized by the Environmental Law Institute and the National Association of Environmental Law Societies The U.S. Constitution has long been interpreted by judges and understood by most Americans to support comprehensive environmental … Continue reading

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The Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition

The Legal History and Rare Books Section (LH&RB) of the American Association of Law Libraries, in cooperation with Gale Cengage Learning, announces the second annual Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition. The competition is named in honor of Morris L. … Continue reading

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Scribes 2014 Brief-Writing Award Competition

Dear Moot-Court Adviser: Scribes — The American Society of Legal Writers is pleased to announce its 2014 Brief-Writing Award Competition. Scribes began its competition in 1996 to help identify and celebrate excellent student written briefs. We believe that legal writing … Continue reading

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2014 International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Student Writing Competition

2014 International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Student Writing Competition Call for Applications The Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law (Center) at American University Washington College of Law and the American Society of International Law’s Lieber Society on the Law of Armed Conflict (ASIL) are pleased to … Continue reading

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American College of Legal Medicine’s 2014 Student Writing Competition in Law, Medicine, and Bioethics

Every year, the American College of Legal Medicine (ACLM) presents an award for the outstanding original paper on legal medicine. All students studying Medicine, Law, Dentistry, Podiatry, Nursing, Pharmacy, Health Science, Healthcare Administration or Public Health are encouraged to compete. … Continue reading

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