Eighth Annual Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition
The Legal History and Rare Books (LH&RB) Section of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), in cooperation with Cengage Learning, announces the Eighth Annual Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition. The competition is named in honor of Morris L. Cohen, late Professor Emeritus of Law at Yale Law School.
The competition is designed to encourage scholarship and to acquaint students with the AALL and law librarianship, and is open to students currently enrolled in accredited graduate programs in library science, law, history, and related fields. Essays may be on any topic related to legal history, rare law books, or legal archives. The winner will receive a $500.00 prize from Cengage Learning and up to $1,000 for expenses to attend the AALL Annual Meeting.
The entry form and instructions are available at the LH&RB website: http://www.aallnet.org/sections/lhrb/awards
*Entries must be submitted by 11:59 p.m., April 18, 2016 (EST).*
Tax Analysts’ Annual Student Writing Competition
Tax Analysts is pleased to announce the opening of its annual student writing competition for 2016. This global competition enables students who win to publish a paper in Tax Notes, State Tax Notes, or Tax Notes International and receive a 12-month online subscription to all these weekly magazines after graduation.
Students must be enrolled in a law, business, or public policy program. Papers should be between 2,500 and 12,000 words and focus on an unsettled question in federal, international, or U.S. state tax law or policy. Submissions are judged on originality of argument, content, grammar, and overall quality.
Please send your submissions to email@example.com by May 31, 2016. To submit an entry, please type “Submission: [school name]” in the subject line.
Tax Analysts is an independent, nonpartisan tax policy organization dedicated to improving tax systems through an open, informed, and expert understanding of federal, state, and international policy. We support the highest quality independent reporting, research, publishing, and debate for tax practitioners, public policymakers, and interested individuals.
Tax Analysts’ Student Writing Competition was created to support tax education and encourage our future tax leaders.