American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers
Topic: student case note or comment on a topic dealing with consumer financial services law
Award: $1,000, a certificate or other token of recognition, and travel expenses to attend the College's annual dinner held in conjunction with the Spring Meeting of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association.
Deadline: December 2, 2013
ASECA Securities Law Writing Competition
Topic: any subject in the field of securities law
Award: First place is $5,000; second place is $3,000; and third place is $2,000
Deadline: November 15, 2013
2013-14 Beveridge & Diamond Constitutional Environmental Law Writing Competition
Topic: Current issues of constitutional environmental law.
Award: $2000 cash prize, public recognition, an offer of publication in the Environmental Law Reporter, and a one-year individual membership to the Environmental Law Institute.
Deadline: April 7, 2014
Farzad Family Law Scholarship
Topic: With the evolution of the internet, technology and the speed of communication, what do you foresee the future will hold for attorney-client relationships, communication, representation and the manner in which cases are presented in state civil and/or criminal court?
Deadline: December 15, 2013
Molly and Paul Hill Student Writing Competition
Topic: The Affordable Care Act (ACA) enacted into law in 2010 attempts to improve the access of Americans to improved quality health care, while controlling the nation’s escalating health care expenditures. As the ACA gets further implemented in 2014, discuss opportunities and challenges this law presents for constructive, innovative collaboration between the legal
and medical professions in contributing to the quest for a more affordable and accessible high quality health care system.
Deadline: January 2, 2014
American Indian Law Review Writing Competition
Topic: any issue concerning American Indian Law or indigenous peoples
Award: First place - $1,000 and publication of paper in the American Indian Law Review, an official periodical of the University of Oklahoma College of Law with international distribution. Second place - $500. Third place - $250. The three winning authors will be recognized on the masthead of the American Indian Law Review, and will receive copies of Felix S. Cohen's Handbook of Federal Indian Law, provided by LEXIS. Other entries of publishable quality may also be published in the American Indian Law Review. These authors will be so notified.
Deadline: January 31, 2014
Chief Justice John B. Doolin Writing Competition
Topic: Any issue concerining Native American Law
Award: $1,500, $1,000, and $750.
Deadline: May 1, 2014
International Trademark Association Ladas Memorial Award
Topic: Trademark law or a matter that directly relates to or affects trademarks
Award: $2,000 cash award, and a set of Dr. Ladas’s three-volume treatise
Deadline: January 17, 2014
Center for Alcohol Policy National Essay Contest
Topic: Has the 21st Amendment acheived its purpose?
Award: Cash awards of $5000, $2500, and $1000 to first, second, and third place winners
Deadline: December 5, 2013
Fair Rate Lawsuit Funding Essay Contest
Topic: Why is litigation finance an important piece of the legal landscape?
Deadline: December 15, 2013
Holocaust Remembrance Essay Award
Topic: a topic relating to law and the Holocaust
Award: $500.00 CDN
Deadline: July 1, annually