External Scholarships & Writing Competitions

2017 Law Student Writing Competition

Posted on: February 27th, 2017

The National Law Review (NLR) consolidates practice-oriented legal analysis from a variety of sources for easy access by lawyers, paralegals, law students, business executives, insurance professionals, accountants, compliance officers, human resource managers, and other professionals who wish to better

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Mike Eidson Scholarship by the AAJ Women for Justice Education Fund. Deadline May 1, 2017

Posted on: February 27th, 2017

The Mike Eidson Scholarship Fund was established by the AAJ Women for Justice Education Fund in 2008, in honor of AAJ Past President Mike Eidson, whose vision and generosity inspired it. The Mike Eidson Scholarship awards $5,000

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Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City. Deadline March 15, 2017

Posted on: February 27th, 2017

The Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City (AWL) is pleased to offer its annual 2017 Roxanne Barton Conlin Scholarship Award. This year AWL plans to award the following to one female law student from an

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National Championship Alternative Dispute Resolution Law Student Writing Competition.

Posted on: February 17th, 2017

The Dispute Resolution Section of the New York State Bar Association and the American College of Civil Trial Mediators are proud to announce the inauguration of the NYSBA/ACCTM National Championship Alternative Dispute Resolution Law Student Writing Competition.

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Notre Dame Law School Smith-Doheny Legal Ethics Writing Competition

Posted on: February 15th, 2017

Notre Dame Law School sponsors an annual writing competition on the topic of legal ethics. All students with an interest in legal ethics are invited and encouraged to participate. The competition is open to all law students

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National Association of Women Lawyers 2017 Selma Moidel Smith Law Student Writing Competition

Posted on: February 15th, 2017

NAWL established the annual Selma Moidel Smith Law Student Writing Competition to encourage and reward original law student writing on issues concerning women and the law.   The rules for the competition are as follows:   Entrants should submit a

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THE NINETEENTH ANNUAL ANDREW P. VANCE MEMORIAL WRITING COMPETITION

Posted on: February 14th, 2017

SPONSORED BY THE CUSTOMS AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE BAR ASSOCIATION AND BROOKLYN LAW SCHOOL 2017 Two prizes will be awarded: $1000.00 first prize $500.00 second prize Awards will be presented at the CITBA’s semi-annual dinner in the fall.

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The Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition

Posted on: February 14th, 2017

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

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American Association for Justice Class Action Litigation Group Law Student Writing Competition

Posted on: February 14th, 2017

The American Association for Justice Class Action Litigation Group (CALG) invites your students to participate in our second annual national law student writing competition. We are seeking original law student writing on any topic associated with class

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The ELI European Young Lawyers Award

Posted on: February 14th, 2017

The ELI European Young Lawyers Award was officially launched at the Annual Conference 2016. The goal of this award is to provide the young European legal community with a mechanism to propose practical suggestions for the improvement

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