The Nappert Competition is open to all students, junior scholars and junior practitioners from around the world. To be eligible for the prize, authors must be either currently enrolled in a B.C.L, LL.B., J.D., LL.M., D.C.L., or Ph.D. program (or their local equivalents). Those who are no longer in school must have taken their most recent degree within the last three years, or have been admitted to the bar (or the local equivalent) for no more than three years (whichever is later).
Prize: First place: Can $4,000; Second place: Can. $2,000; Third place: Can $1,000.
Winning one of the awards will also carry with it the presentation of the paper at a symposium to be held at McGill in autumn 2016 (the expenses of the winners for attending the symposium will be covered). The precise date of the symposium will be fixed in the coming months. The best oralist will receive an award of Can. $1,000.
Deadline: April 30, 2016.
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.arbitration-icca.org/YoungICCA/news/2015/263/essay-contest-nappert-prize-in-international-arbitration.html.