Writing Competitions

Writing Competitions

All ABA Scholarship and Competitions

Federal Bar Association Donald C. Alexander Tax Law Writing Competition
Topic: federal taxation
Deadline: January each year

Paul Faherty Writing Competition
Topic: any aspect of Tax Law
Deadline: April each year

Tannenwald Writing Competition
Topic: any federal or state tax-related topic
Deadline: July

The Warren E. Burger Prize
Topic: issues of legal excellence, civility, ethics and professionalism.
Deadline: July 1

New York State Bar Association Committee on Animals and the Law Student Writing Competition
Topic: Any topic on Animal Law.
Deadline: July 31, 2015

Sixth Annual Student Religious Liberty Writing Competition
Topic: religious liberty, broadly or narrowly construed
Deadline: August 1, 2015

Legal Ethics Essay Contest
Topic: ethics within the legal community
Deadline: August 15, 2015

The James E. Beckley Securities Arbitration and Law Writing Competition
Topic: any aspect of Securities Law; Securities Arbitration; The Federal Arbitration Act, Title 9, US Code, Section 1-14; or FINRA Code of Arbitration, effective April 16, 2007 and any changes or proposed changes to that Code.
Deadline: September 18, 2015