Award Details

Award Name

CWCL Writing Competition

Submission Deadline


Possible Recipients


Open To
  • Student
  • Bar & Bench
Award Sponsor

The College of Worker's Compensation Lawyers

  1. All students currently enrolled in accredited law schools in the United States and all those recently graduated from them (graduation in 2020).
  2. Articles must be original from the applicant and limited to one entry. Articles must not presently be under consideration for any other publication or written as part of paid employment. Additional info:

Submitted by email (no author name in body of article, only in cover letter to  (Please reference 'Writing Competition" in the subject line);
• All articles are to be submitted by January 15, 2022;
• Double-spaced, on 81/2 Inch by 11 inch paper, 1 inch margins;
• Entries should be between 10 and 20 pages in length (including bottom of page footnotes);
• Citations are to conform to "A Uniform System of Citation" (The Bluebook).

Important Dates

Important Date

Submission Deadline

Award Prizes

Monetary Prize
$ 2000

First Place

Monetary Prize
$ 1500

Second Place

Monetary Prize
$ 1000

Third Place

Other Prize
Possible publication and $1000 towards school scholarship fund

First Place