National Legal Writing Scholarship Opportunities


iCompeteWriting is a joint project of Suffolk's Legal Practice Skills Program and Suffolk's Moakley Law Library. It is a comprehensive, sortable listing of more than 100 student legal writing competitions, including names, deadlines, award amounts, and other details.  Please check out the competitions at

Entertainment Law Initiative Writing Competition

Topic:  To promote discussion and debate about the most compelling legal issues facing the music industry today.

Deadline: January 2, 2019

2019 Tannewald Writing Competition

Topic:  Papers onany federal or state tax-related topic may be submitted in accordance with the Competition Rules.

Deadline:  July 8, 2019