Albert S. Pergam International Law Writing Competition AwardTo foster legal scholarship among law students in the field of international law. The competition is intended to encourage students of law to write on areas of public or private international law. The Section believes that by providing a forum for students to disseminate their ideas and articles, the professional and academic communities are enriched. Furthermore, the competition presents an opportunity for students to submit law review quality articles to the Section for possible publication in one of its publications.
Presented by: International Section
Contact: Tiffany Bardwell
Nomination Deadline: Entries should be emailed by 4:00 p.m., Friday, December 7, 2012 to the staff liaison.
Date Presented: January Annual Meeting
Award Criteria: Articles must be submitted (in English), and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, double-spaced on 8 1/2" x 11" paper with one-inch margins, be no longer than 35 pages in length (including footnotes/endnotes). Citations are to conform with "A Uniform System of Citation" (The Blue Book).
Prize Awarded: $2,000 and publication of the article (subject to editorial approval) in aforementioned publications.
Download the Albert S. Pergam Writing Competition brochure here.