Other Awards and Prizes

List of external Awards and Prizes for Law Students submitted by private external legal organizations:

Call for Papers: Notre Dame Law School Smith-Doheny Legal Ethics Writing Competition
Deadline: April 26, 2019
Notre Dame Law School sponsors an annual writing competition on the topic of legal ethics. All students with an interest in legal ethics are invited and encouraged to participate. Please click the link for more information.

CIAJ Christine Huglo Robertson Essay Prize for Law Students
Deadline: June 14, 2019
The Christine Huglo Robertson Essay Prize aims to engage law students in the work of CIAJ and to promote scholarship concerning the administration of justice. It was created in 2013 to honour  CIAJ’s Executive Director between 1992 and 2012. The winner will receive a stipend of $1,000 and be invited to CIAJ’s 44th Annual Conference to be held in Quebec City from October 16 to 18, 2019. The paper may also be presented on that occasion. CIAJ will provide the recipient with travel, accommodation and registration to the conference.

Prince Edward Island Law Society/Law Foundation & Canadian Bar Association (CBA) Daphne Dumont Student Scholarships
Deadline: July 31, 2019
The Law Society/Law Foundation of PEI offers three (3) $2000 scholarships and the CBA offers one Daphne Dumont Scholarship of $500 to applicants who are ordinarily resident in Prince Edward Island and enrolled as a full-time law student at an accredited University Law School for the upcoming academic year, has demonstrated need and scholastic achievement in the previous year of study. Please download the application form available online.

Donich Entrepreneurial Scholarship
Deadline: November 30, 2019
A $1,000 award will be presented to an undergraduate or law student distinguished by work experience and academic achievement. This award was established in 2018 and is intended to award students with proven employment and academic achievement. Donich Law is a trusted Toronto law firm, offering experienced, creative and skilled legal representation for both domestic and international clients. For full information, please visit the Donich Law Professional Corporation website.

Céline Dostaler Criminal Justice Scholarship
Deadline: January 20, 2020
The office of Céline Dostaler recognizes all the stress that comes with completing a degree in Law and that’s why we have decided to provide the a Criminal Justice Scholarship to help alleviate some of the financial stress of a student. This scholarship will be rewarded to a student who is in their third year of a Juris Doctor program in the Faculty of Law at an accredited Canadian university who demonstrates a passion for criminal law. For full information, please visit the Céline Dostaler Criminal Justice Scholarship webpage.  Email: scholarship@celinedostaler.ca


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