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Food and Drug Law Institute (FDLI)’s H. Thomas Austern Memorial Writing Competitions-Law Students

Deadline: June 12, 2017

Eligibility:

The H. Thomas Austern Writing Competition is intended to encourage law students interested in the areas of law affecting FDA-regulated industries: food, drugs, biologics, cosmetics, dietary supplements, medical devices, and tobacco.


Winners are awarded: $750 for first place, $500 for second, and $250 for third, and a complimentary one-year FDLI membership. Top papers will be considered for publication in theFood and Drug Law Journal.

Students currently enrolled in a JD Program at any of the nation’s ABA-accredited law schools or a 2016-2017 academic year graduate are eligible to participate. A committee comprised of FDLI members who are practicing attorneys and law professors will judge the papers. Top papers will receive a monetary prize, FDLI membership, and will be considered for publication in theFood and Drug Law Journal.

Award: $250-$750

Website: http://www.fdli.org/resources/academics/h-thomas-austern-memorial-writing-competition