Texas Wesleyan Journal of Real Property Law Writing Competition

The Texas Wesleyan Journal of Real Property Law (Property Journal) is holding a national writing competition for all law students on any topic falling into the general theme of real property law. This is a great opportunity for students on law reviews and journals whose note or comment may not have made the final publication cuts, and students who have written excellent papers for a seminar class or independent study. There are cash prizes as well as an opportunity to publish in the Property Journal. 

For more information, please see http://www.realpropertyjournal.org/Home/national-writing-contest. The submission deadline is June 1, 2013.

Selma Moidel Smith Law Student Writing Competition

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Selma Moidel Smith Law Student Writing Competition

The National Association of Women Lawyers (NAWL) is a national voluntary legal professional organization whose mission is the advancement of women in the legal profession and women's rights. NAWL has established the annual Selma Moidel Smith Law Student Writing Competition to encourage and reward original law student writing on issues concerning women and the law.

SUBMISSION AND DEADLINE: Entries must be received by May 1, 2013. Entries received
after the deadline will be considered only at the discretion of NAWL. Entries must provide a cover letter providing the title of your essay, school affiliation, email address, phone number and mailing address. Entries must be submitted in the following format: email an electronic version (in Microsoft Word or PDF format) to jmartin@stu.edu.

AWARD: The author of the winning essay will receive a cash prize of $500. NAWL will also publish the winning essay in NAWL's Women Lawyers Journal in the summer of 2013.

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Women's Bar Association Scholarship

WOMEN’S BAR ASSOCIATION OF ORANGE AND SULLIVAN COUNTIES FOUNDATION, INC. (“WBAOSC Foundation”) is currently seeking qualified applicants for the WBAOSC Foundation Scholarships to be awarded to deserving female law school students graduated from high school or college in Orange or Sullivan Counties, New York. 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Postmarked or emailed no later than May 16, 2013. 

TO RECEIVE AN APPLICATION: Email request:  mcrush@wbaosc.org; or Phone:  Maureen Crush at 845 897-3400.