National Legal Writing Scholarship Opportunities
Topic: Any subject in the field of securities law
Deadline: Thursday, November 10, 2016
Topic: Eligible entries will address a topc on consumer financial services, but not securities regulation, insurance, or the safety-and-soundness aspects of banking regulation. Works on subjects within these (or other) areas, however, will be considered if they bear directly on consumer financial services.
Deadline: December 1, 2016
Topic: The 21st Amendment repealed Prohibition and put control over alcohol regulation directly in the hands of the states. Though each state's alcohol control policies are unique, they all include distinct regulations for different types of alcohol. Why are various types of alcohol regulated in different ways? Should they be?
Deadline: December 2, 2016
Topic: Discuss the ways in which the medical and legal professions may work together collaboratively to address the problem of excessive, unnecessary, wasteful, and inefficient provision of medical services in the U.S.
Deadline: January 2, 2017
Topic: The ELI Writing Competition invites law students to write a 3,000-word essay proposing a solution to an issue currently facing the music industry.
Deadline: January 4, 2017
Topics: Papers will be accepted on any issue concerning American Indian Law or Indigenous Peoples. However, topics recently published in the American Indian Law Review will not be favored.
Deadline: Tuesday, January 31, 2017