Monday, February 10, 2014

Scholarship Deadlines Coming Up This Week

Constance Baker Motley National Student Writing Competition
Areas of Interest: Constitutional Law and Public Policy
Criteria: Entries with the progressive view on the Constitution, law, and public policy. Entrants are encouraged to view this topic broadly over a variety of substantive areas (25 – 50 pages)
Award: 1st Place $3,000 and travel to the annual conference, 2nd $1,000, 3rd $1,000
Deadline: February 14, 2014 
More Information: http://www.acslaw.org/chapters/studentcompetitions/writing

Global Markets Law Journal Writing Competition 
Areas of Interest: Financial Markets and Law
Criteria: Entries may address any subject that deals with the intersection of financial markets and law and must be between 25 – 30 pages long.
Award: 1st Place $3,000, 2nd Place $1,500, 3rd Place $500
Deadline: February 14, 2014 
More Information: http://globalmarkets.jmls.edu/competition/

Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago’s Academic Scholarship Program
Areas of Interest: Available to Jewish college and graduate students in the Chicago metro area in financial need.
Criteria: Application, Career Statement, Financial Summary, tax documents, transcripts, letter of recommendation, etc.
Award: Not Specified
Deadline: February 15, 2014
More Information: http://jvschicago.org/training-education/scholarship-services/

Otto M. Stanfield Law Scholarship
Areas of Interest: Available to Unitarian Universalist students entering or attending law school at the graduate level
Criteria: Application, Essay, Financial Aid Information, Transcripts, Letter of Recommendation, and Recommendation from Church
Award: Award Varies
Deadline: February 15, 2014
More Information: http://www.uua.org/care/scholarships/stanfield/