Writing Competitions Archive

The Expert Institute – Legal Blog Post Writing Contest

Contest Overview You love the law, but your friends think it’s boring. Show them that legal topics can be interesting, and even entertaining, while still providing substantive legal insights by entering The Expert Institute’s Legal Blog Writing Contest. To participate, … Continue reading

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Center for Alcohol Policy National Essay Contest

The Center for Alcohol Policy (CAP) is now accepting entries for its Eighth Annual Essay Contest. The topic for this year’s contest is: 2015 marks the 10 year anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Granholm decision, which ruled against two states’ … Continue reading

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1-800-LAW-FIRM Law School Essay Contest

NOTE: This post is for the 2014-2015 contest. No information has been made available about a 2015-2016 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 … Continue reading

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

NOTE: This post contains information about the 2014 contest. No information is available about a 2015 or 2016 contest. 2014 Kenneth Shear Civil Gideon Legal Justice Essay Competition and Scholarship Fund ~~ELIGIBILITY~~ Full and part time law students who have … Continue reading

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Elliot A. Spoon Business Law Writing Competition

Elliot A. Spoon Business Law Writing Competition The Elliot A. Spoon Business Law Writing Competition is an annual writing competition sponsored by the Journal of Business & Securities Law. The Competition is named in honor of Elliot A. Spoon, dean … 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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BEVERIDGE & DIAMOND CONSTITUTIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW WRITING COMPETITION

2015-2016 Competition Flyer 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 protection. However, arguments questioning the constitutional legitimacy … 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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