Award Details

Award Name

The Hogan/Smoger Access to Justice Essay Competition

Submission Deadline


Possible Recipients

Open To
  • Student
Award Sponsor

Hogan Law Office/Smoger & Associates

The competition is open to all current law students, post 2015 law graduates, and all masters of law students. Co-authored submissions are eligible; if selected, the co-authors will share the prize. Each submission must be an original, unpublished academic work, but simultaneous submissions will be accepted.

Submissions must be emailed as Microsoft Word documents. They may be full-length law review articles or shorter academic essays and should use footnotes (not endnotes). The word count may be between 6,000 and 25,000 words, not including footnotes.

Submission Deadline:
Submissions must be emailed on or before Friday, April 29, 2022, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, to Amanda Fleming at Papers emailed after this date will not be considered. Please contact Amanda Fleming with any questions.

Important Dates

Important Date

Submission Deadline

Award Prizes

Monetary Prize
$ 5000