Annual Phil Cowan Memorial/BMI Scholarship Writing Competition

The Entertainment, Arts & Sports Law Section of the New York State Bar Association in conjunction with BMI announce the 2011 Annual Phil Cowan Memorial/BMI Scholarship Writing Competition.

This is a unique opportunity to get your work published and receive a $2,500 scholarship.  Open to all law students attending eligible law schools.  For more information, see below.

Deadline: December 12, 2011.


14th Annual Entertainment Law Initiative Writing Competition

The 14th Annual Entertainment Law Initiative Writing Competition and Scholarship

The scholarships are a joint effort of the GRAMMY Foundation and the ABA Forum on Entertainment and Sports Industries to provide law students with opportunities in the field of entertainment law. 

The grand prize winner receives a $5,000 scholarship and the four runners-up each receive $1,500 scholarships.  All five winning articles will be published in a major law journal, will receive one GRAMMY awards show ticket, round-trip airfare to the GRAMMY awards, hotel accommodations and one MusiCares person of the year ticket.  For more information, click HERE.  

The deadline is January 2, 2012.


American Bar Association Put a Dent in Your School Debt!

Enter for a chance to win up to $10,000 in the ABA Facebook Sweepstakes at www.facebook.com/abaforlawstudents! The American Bar Association will put a dime in the grand prize jackpot for every law student attending an ABA-accredited school who Likes ABA for Law Students on Facebook and submits an entry form.
You will also have a chance to win these weekly prizes:
  • Two $1,250 travel packages from Hertz, drawing is Oct. 24!
  • Six $500 gift certificates for bar review courses from BARBRI, drawing is Oct. 31!

Enter today at www.facebook.com/abaforlawstudents to be eligible for all weekly prizes! The sweepstakes ends at 11:59 pm Pacific Time on Oct. 31, 2011.


Rona R. Mears Student Writing Competition and Scholarship Awards

The American Bar Association Section of International Law is sponsoring the Rona R. Mears Student Writing Competition and Scholarship Awards program to encourage law student interest and participation in the practice of International Law and the Section. 

Prizes include $1,000 in cash, free registration and travel to the Spring Meeting and the opportunity to be published in a Section publication. 

Deadline to enter is January 20, 2012.  Click HERE for more information and scroll down to Writing Competition.


Columbian Lawyers Scholarship

The Columbian Lawyers Scholarship Corporation, Queens County, is currently accepting applications for their annual scholarships to be awarded at their Christmas Luncheon on December 3, 2011.

Applications will be accepted through November 12, 2011.

Please click on the below pictures for more information.