Competitions with Conference attendance Awards

Donald C. Alexander Writing Competition

The FBA Section on Taxation would like to announce the… 2016 Donald C. Alexander Writing Competition 1st place: $2,000 2nd place: $1,000 And a trip to the FBA’s Annual Tax Law Conference in Washington, D.C. Winning entries may be published in the … Continue reading

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Journal of the Patent and Trademark Office Society Mid-Atlantic Student Writing Competition

As the oldest publishing intellectual property law journal in America, the Journal of Patent & Trademark Office Society (JPTOS) provides a forum dedicated to the discussion of legal and technical subjects related to patent, trademark, and copyright laws.  JPTOS boasts … Continue reading

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National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees Annual Law Student Writing Competition

The National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees has established an annual student writing competition to encourage and reward original law student writing on issues concerning consumer bankruptcy and the law. The rules for the competition are as follows. TOPIC Entrants … Continue reading

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2015 ABA Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development Law Student Writing Competition

Eligibility: Open to all students currently enrolled in an ABA Accredited Law School. Topic:  Papers should address any legal issue regarding affordable housing and/or community development law. Submission Requirements: Entries must be original, unpublished work. Articles should be between 25-50 … Continue reading

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Animal Law Writing Contest

Animal Law Writing Contest The American Veterinary Medical Association, American Kennel Club, Cat Fanciers’ Association and Animal Health Institute offer law students an opportunity to engage in a scholarly discussion and debate of legal issues related to animals and animal … Continue reading

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Ed Mendrzycki Essay Contest For Law Students and Young Lawyers For Innovative Research and Writing on Lawyers’ Professional Liability An Annual Competition Concluding every April $5,000 Prize & a free trip to the LPL National Legal Malpractice Conference! Contest Deadline … 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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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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2014 International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Student Writing Competition

2015 International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Student Writing Competition Announcing the 2015 International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Student Writing Competition American University Washington College of Law Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law (Center), the American Society of International Law’s Lieber Society (ASIL), and theAmerican Red … 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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