The 19th Mid-Atlantic People of Color Conference (MAPOC) is taking place from January 29-31, 2015, in Morgantown, West Virginia at West Virginia University College of Law and in connection with the conference MAPOC is sponsoring a writing competition open to all currently enrolled law students of any level, J.D., LL.M., and S.J.D., at a U.S. law school.
Papers should be between 15,000-25,000 words in length and there is a preference for papers related to the conference theme but they will accept papers on other topics as well.
Please email submissions (and any questions) to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than January 1, 2015. The winning submission will receive $300 and travel expenses to attend the Conference. The two runner-ups will receive $100 each.
For more information, please visit http://law.wvu.edu/mapoc2015/mapoc-2015-papers.