Deadline: January 4th, 2014
The writing contest challenges students to identify, research, and write an essay with a proposed solution on a compelling legal issue confronting the music industry. A national panel of music law experts will judge the papers in a blind process and select five finalists.
All winners receive:
- One GRAMMY Awards Show Ticket
- Round-Trip Airfare to the GRAMMY Awards
- Hotel Accommodations
- One MusiCares Person of the Year Ticket
- First-Place Winner Receives $5,000
- Four Second-Place Winners Receive $1500
Who is eligible?
This contest is open to juris doctorate candidates currently enrolled at an ABA accredited law school. Entrants must be an enrolled student as of January 1, 2014. LLM and any other advanced degree candidates are not eligible, as well as previous winners and finalists.
How to enter:
Completed manuscripts and accompanying documents must be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before January 4, 2014 at 10am PST (1pm EST). Late manuscripts will not be considered. Hardcopy submissions will not be accepted.*
January 4, 2014 10 am PST (1 pm EST) – Paper Submission Deadline
January 17, 2014 – Winners Announced
January 24, 2014 – Scholarship Luncheon, Los Angeles
*For a complete list of contest rules, visit www.entertainmentlawinitiative.com