International Law Section Essay Competition for Studies in the Law of the South Pacific opensPILON Administrator
The International Law Section of the Law Council of Australia is now accepting entries for the 2022 essay competition
Essays are to explore the legal implications of climate change in the South Pacific
Candidates have the option of submitting previously published work of up to 5,000 words or an original work not exceeding 3,000 words.
Candidates will be asked to authorise their essay for publication by the International Law Section, which may publish the winning essay on the Law Council website.
The winner will receive a prize value of up to $500.00 (AUD).
To be eligible, a candidate must be a citizen of, or studying in, American Samoa, Australia, Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, New Zealand, Niue, Norfolk Island, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Timor Leste, Tonga, Tuvalu, or Vanuatu.
Deadline for submissions for the 2022 competition is COB Friday 28 October 2022.
Essays will be judged by the ILS South Pacific Issues Committee and the winner will be announced at the ILS Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 6 December 2022.
Submit your entry
Please email completed essay to firstname.lastname@example.org by
For more information about the competition, please contact the Section Administrator at email@example.com.