External Scholarships & Writing Competitions

The Warren E. Burger Prize – Deadline: July 1, 2017

Posted on: May 4th, 2017

Burger Prize Purpose The American Inns of Court Warren E. Burger Prize is a writing competition designed to promote scholarship in the areas of professionalism, ethics, civility, and excellence. Burger Prize Overview The American Inns of Court

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WILDLIFE CONSERVATION LAW WRITING CONTEST – Deadline: July 31, 2017

Posted on: May 4th, 2017

SPONSORED BY THE LEGAL COMMITTEE OF THE SOUTHEASTERN ASSOCIATION OF FISH AND WILDLIFE AGENCIES (SEAFWA)*   The winning paper will be published in the proceedings of the 71st Annual SEAFWA Conference at the Galt House Hotel,

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2017. JAMES BOSKEY DISPUTE RESOLUTION ESSAY COMPETITION – Deadline: June 16, 2017

Posted on: May 4th, 2017

PURPOSE.  The purpose of the competition is to create greater interest in the field of dispute resolution among law students of the nation, particularly those who are members of the Law Student Division of the American Bar.

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2017 NEW YORK STATE BAR ASSOCIATION COMMITTEE ON ANIMALS AND THE LAW WRITING COMPETITION – Deadline: July 14, 2017

Posted on: May 4th, 2017

Topic:             Any topic on Animal Law. Eligibility:       To be eligible for consideration, the submission must be written by a student currently enrolled (full time or part time) in an ABA-accredited law school. Students expecting to receive their

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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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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 AMERICAN COLLEGE OF EMPLOYEE BENEFITS COUNSEL

Posted on: February 14th, 2017

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS WRITING PRIZE SUBJECT:                            Any topic in the field of employee benefits law. OPEN TO:                             Any J.D. and graduate (L.L.M. or S.J.D.) law students enrolled                                                       at any time between August 15, 2016 and August

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American Bar Association, Criminal Justice Section Writing Competition

Posted on: February 14th, 2017

DESCRIPTION: This Competition is sponsored by Criminal Justice (“Section”) of the American Bar Association (“ABA”), 321 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654 (the “Sponsor”). The goal of the Competition is to encourage law students to become involved

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National Championship Alternative Dispute Resolution Law Student Writing Competition

Posted on: November 15th, 2016

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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