This is a compilation of writing competitions about which the University has received information and are posted as a courtesy for students should they wish to participate.
1-800-LAW FIRM1-800-LAW-FIRM is launching a writing contest on July 1, 2014 challenging law school students to demonstrate with an essay of at least 1,000 words how they would improve the legal system. The grand prize is a $10,000 law school scholarship. Entries will be accepted from Tuesday, July 1, through Sunday, Oct. 5. The 1-800-LAW FIRM Law School Essay Contest is open to all law students who are at least 18 years of age and who will be enrolled, or will be enrolling, at an accredited United States law school in 2014-2015. Applicants are evaluated based on their essay which must demonstrate how they would improve the legal industry during their career.
Submission Deadline: October 5, 2014
Louis Jackson Law Firm and Chicago-Kent College of Law
Submission Deadline: January 21, 2014
International Association of Defense Counsel
Submission Deadline: May 16, 2014
University of Oklahoma
Submission Deadline: January 31, 2014
The Oklahoma Supreme Court and the Sovereignty Symposium
Submission Deadline: May 1, 2014
John Marshall Law School Center For International Law
Submission Deadline: February 15, 2014
Submission Deadline: May 2, 2014