National Legal Writing Scholarship Opportunities
Deadline: May 31, 2013
Topic: Comparing Hearsay Rules in Different Courts
Deadline: June 1, 2013
Topic: Entrants should submit a paper on a legal issue affecting persons struggling with homelessness, mental illness, addiction, or substance abuse.
Deadline: June 3, 2013
Topic: Applicants should demonstrate an interest in and dedication to Native American law issues and the need for a scholarship in a simple letter of application. There is no formal application form.
Deadline: June 4, 2013
Topic: Papers on any federal or state tax-related topic may be submitted.
Deadline: July 1, 2013 9:00 pm
Topic: Participants wishing to participate must send a dissertation (plea, study, commentary of a practical case) that deals with the following theme, "Fair Trade: how can we establish rules that are specific and realistic?"
Topic: This competition seeks to foster legal scholarship among law students in the area of animals and the law. This competition provides law students with an incentive and opportunity to learn more about this area of law.
Deadline: July 1, 2013
Topic: This is a writing competition for students interested in Securities Arbitration and Securities Law sponsored by The PIABA Foundation.The submission may address any aspect of Securities Law; Securities arbitration; The Federal Arbitration Act, Title 9, U.S. Code, Section 1-14; or FINRA Code of Arbitration, effective April 16, 2007 and any changes or proposed changes to that Code. The writing can be based in theory or practice, but should ultimately advocate a position on the topic area chosen.
Deadline: September 20, 2013