Other Writing Competitions (arranged by deadline for entry)
Jan. 20, 2015 - Louis Jackson Employment and Labor Law Competition (any topic relating to employment or labor law); $3,000.
Jan. 30, 2015 - American Indian Law Review Competition (any issue on American Indian law); $1,000.
Feb. 1, 2015 - Human Rights Essay Award 2015 (for graduate students; paper on Transitional Justice, International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law); scholarship and travel expenses to attend the Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law in Washington, D.C., from May 26-June 12, 2015, and possible law review publication.
Feb. 13, 2015 - Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution (essay with a conflict-resolution perspective relating to the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri); $700.
Feb. 15, 2015 - Animal Law Writing Contest (constitutionality of animal-related laws (e.g., spay-neuter laws)) $2,500.
Mar. 1, 2015 - Journal of Law & Social Inquiry (journal-length paper on a topic in the field of sociolegal studies); $500.
Mar. 1, 2015 - AAUP Centennial Essay/Art Competition (5-page essay on academic freedom); $1,000.
Mar. 20, 2015 - Interleges Essay Award 2015 (remedies for human rights violations in national or international tribunals); 4,000 Euros + $1,000.
Mar. 23, 2015 - Fashion Law Writing Competition (a legal issue affecting the fashion industry); publication.
Apr. 6, 2015 - Constitutional Environment Law Writing Competition (any topic of U.S. environmental law with a constitutional or federalism aspect); $2,000 and publication).
May 15, 2015 - College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and ABA Competition (any aspect of employment or labor law, but encourage discussing a public policy issue, practical
implications of a leading case or doctrine, a statute or the need for
statutory modification, or a common law doctrine); $1,500.
June 29, 2015 - Lawyers' Committee for Cultural Heritage Preservation (any aspect of cultural heritage law, but not intellectual property); $1,000.