Law Clinics Essay Competition

NULAI-NIGERIA LAW CLINICS ESSAY WRITING COMPETITION

NULAI-NIGERIA LAW CLINICS ESSAY WRITING COMPETITION

Download the 2013 Winning Essay by Chima Frankline Madu, Law Student Clinician, University of Abuja Law Clinic 

ESSAY TITLE:- Justice Education through law school clinics: a student's experience

 

ELIGIBILITY:          

The competition is open to students and graduates of university-based law clinics in Africa. Eligible graduates are those who obtained Bachelor of Laws within the past 2 years at deadline for submission of essays.

 

PRIZES/AWARDS:   

Up to two best scholarly essays determined by independent and distinguished judges shall be chosen andwinners awarded a price of $500 each. The winning essays shall be published in the African Journal of Clinical Legal Education and Access to Justice 2013 Edition. 

 

GUIDELINES:        

1. Essays must reach NULAI Nigeria by the 24th hour on 31 March 2013. Essays should be sent as Microsoft word email attachment to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

2. Entries must comply with author's guidelines for submission of articles to the African Journal of ClinicalLegal Education and Access to Justice. See www.nulai.org for Journal Guidelines

3. Proof of eligibility must be submitted with the essay. Download Eligibility form.

4. Entries must be original, unpublished work. The essay must be the work of the submitting student. Allreferences and quotations from other papers must be cited. Any form of plagiarism will disqualify an entry.NULAI Nigeria retains publishing rights on winning essays.