External Scholarships

2015 Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development Writing Competition

Posted on: January 15th, 2015

Entry deadline: March 6 Award: $1,000; transportation and accommodates to attend the Forum’s Annual Conference (May 20-22, 2015), in Washington, DC; possible publication in the Journal of Affordable Housing and Community Development Law. Contact Dawn Holiday for

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2015 Ed Mendrzycki Essay Contest, $5,000 Legal Essay Contest

Posted on: January 15th, 2015

This scholarship is sponsored by the Standing Committee on Lawyers’ Professional Liability of the ABA.  This year’s contest hypothetical involves liability issues arising from the breach of a law firm’s computer network and the subsequent leaking of

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Animal Law Writing Contest

Posted on: November 13th, 2014

DEADLINE: Noon CST on February 15, 2015 AWARD: $2500 cash prize plus round-trip airfare, one night accommodation and ground transportation to the American Veterinary Medical Law Association’s Annual Meeting in Boston, MA in July 2015 REQUIREMENTS: Must

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Davis Levin Livingston Scholarship

Posted on: October 29th, 2014

DEADLINE: July 15, 2015 AWARD: $3,000 toward law school tuition and related expenses ELIGIBILITY: Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States Recipient is accepted, and will be attending law school

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Law Firm Marketing Ideas Scholarship

Posted on: October 29th, 2014

DEADLINE: July 31, 2015 AWARDS: $1000 ELIGIBILITY: Accepted to or attending an ABA accredited law school with a minimum GPA of 3.0 THE WRITING CHALLENGE: What is your great law firm marketing idea? FOR MORE INFORMATION: visit the Law

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Louis Jackson National Student Writing Competition in Employment and Labor Law

Posted on: October 28th, 2014

DEADLINE: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 AWARDS: One top honors award of $3,000 and two $1,000 awards will be presented to the top three entries. In addition to the cash awards, the top three entries will be published

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ABA Section of Labor & Employment Law: Annual Law Student Writing Competition

Posted on: October 28th, 2014

DEADLINE: Midnight (EDST) on May 15, 2015 AWARDS: The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers may award the following prizes: First Place: $1500, Second Place: $1000, Third Place: $500. The first-place winning article will be published in

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Cork Online Law Review

Posted on: October 16th, 2014

DEADLINE: January 16, 2015 AWARD: €300 and publication in the 14th Edition of the Cork Online Law Review All submissions should be on a legal topic, and be between three and nine thousand words in length. Submissions

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Mendes Hershman Award

Posted on: October 15th, 2014

DEADLINE: Friday, January 9, 2015 AWARD: First place winner receives $2,500; Second Place winner receives $1,000; Third Place winner receives $500; and each winner will receive an all-expense paid trip by the Section to attend the ABA

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American Indian Law Review Writing Competition

Posted on: October 14th, 2014

DEADLINE: All electronic entries must be received no later than 6 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on Friday, January 30, 2015. All hardcopy entries must be postmarked by that date. AWARDS: First place winner receives $1,000 and publication

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