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
American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers
Submission Deadline: December 1, 2014
CourtCall Award Scholarship Program
Submission Deadline: October 31, 2014
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Submission Deadline: January 15, 2015
Association of Securities and Exchange Commission Alumni, Inc.
Submission Deadline: November 15, 2014
The Grammy Foundation
Submission Deadline: January 6, 2015
ITT Chicago-Kent College of Law
Submission Deadline: January 20, 2015
Scribes The American Society of Legal Writers
Submission Deadline: January 16, 2015
The College of Labor & Employment Layers & ABA Section of Labor & Employment Law
Submission Deadline: May 15, 2015