Competitions with Conference attendance Awards

The American Inns of Court Warren E. Burger Prize

Purpose The Warren E. Burger Prize is a writing competition designed to encourage outstanding scholarship that “promotes the ideals of excellence, civility, ethics and professionalism within the legal profession,” the core mission of the American Inns of Court. Overview The … Continue reading

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ABA Criminal Justice Section – William W. Greenhalgh Writing Competition

William W. Greenhalgh Student Writing Competition – ABA Criminal Justice Section ELIGIBILITY: The contest is open to all students who are members of the American Bar Association and who, at the date the entry is submitted, attend and are in … Continue reading

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ABA Forum on the Construction Industry

ABA Forum On The Construction Industry 2011 Law Student Writing Competition Complete Rules   1. The competition is open to law students in good-standing who were enrolled in an ABA accredited law school during calendar year 2011. 2. Papers should … Continue reading

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American Constitution Society for Law and Policy National Student Writing Competition

The American Constitution Society (ACS) and the University of Pennsylvania Law School ACS Chapter host an annual national student writing competition in honor of Constance Baker Motley’s legacy. As a civil rights attorney, first woman elected President of the Borough of … Continue reading

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ABA Section of Business Law – Mendes Hershman Student Writing Contest

2013 Guidelines ABA-accredited law schools may nominate high quality papers on a business law topic written in the 2011-2012 or current academic year by a student currently enrolled in the law school’s J.D. program. The paper may be specifically prepared … Continue reading

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American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers Writing Competition

2015 WRITING COMPETITION The American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers is pleased to announce awards to be presented for (a) the best book (b) the best publishable article, book chapter, or substantial book review (c) the best student note … Continue reading

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ABA Section of Antitrust Law Student Writing Competition

Law students: have you written or are you writing a great article on antitrust or consumer protection law? Winners of the Section of Antitrust Law Student Writing Competition get $2,000 and a trip to our Spring Meeting - airfare, accomodations, and registration paid. Apply Now (MS … Continue reading

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Gellhorn-Sargentich Law Student Essay Competition

Topic Discuss any topic relating to administrative law. Eligibility The competition is open to currently enrolled students of ABA-accredited law schools who are also members of the ABA Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice. Submissions can include papers submitted for … Continue reading

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