TheLawDictionary.org Scholarship

TheLawDictionary.org features Black's Law Dictionary, the trusted legal dictionary of law definitions and terms for over 100 years. The 2nd edition has over 15K legal terms for your business and research use.

Prize Awarded: $1,000

Deadline: August 1st, 2017

Scholarship Rules and Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicants may only submit one essay for consideration

  • Applicants may not submit content that has been previously published online

  • Applicants must be current college students pursuing a business or law degree in a school located in the United States or Canada.

Scholarship Guidelines

To apply for the scholarship, applicants should submit an essay (400-800 words) to [email protected] along with their full name, age, and current school info.

Suggested essay topics:

  • Dictionary is your friend
  • Know your legal/business terms
  • When one word makes a difference

The stories from finalists may be published on TheLawDictionary.org with attribution.

Terms

TheLawDictionary.org will not share the names or personal information of applicants with anyone other than TheLawDictionary.org team and the school where the applicant chooses to send the scholarship. However, finalists grant HelpTeaching.com the right to use and edit their submissions for publishing on TheLawDictionary.org with full attribution. Finalists may choose to opt-out from having their work published on TheLawDictionary.org. Winner will be contacted by August 15th, but TheLawDictionary.org reserves the right to not award the scholarship if there is a lack of quality submissions. For any questions about this scholarship please email to [email protected]

About TheLawDictionary.org

TheLawDictionary.org features Black's Law Dictionary, the trusted legal dictionary of law definitions and terms for over 100 years. TheLawDictionary.org also publishes articles that answer common legal questions and articles about law careers and schools.