Hofstra Law

H. Thomas Austern Memorial Writing Competition


Deadline Date: Jun 10th, 2016
Posted Date: Sep 19th, 2011

The Competitions

The Food and Drug Law Institute (FDLI) sponsors the H. Thomas Austern Memorial Writing Competitions to encourage law students interested in the areas of law that affect food, drugs, animal drugs, biologics, cosmetics, diagnostics, dietary supplements, medical devices and tobacco. Winning papers will be considered for publication in the Food and Drug Law Journal.


1st place — $5,000 | 2nd place — $3,000 | 3rd place — $2,000

The deadline for submission will be June 10, 2016.

Who is Eligible?

Entrants must be currently enrolled in a J.D. program at any of the nation's "ABA-accredited" law schools or a 2015-2016 academic year graduate.

Paper Requirements
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Noncompliance with these requirements will affect evaluation and may result in disqualification.

More Information: See Here