Thursday, November 6, 2008

Religious Freedom -- April 15, 2009 -- $2,500

12th Annual William Pew Religious Freedom Scholarship

April 15, 2009 -- $2,500

The Alliance Defense Fund announces a writing competition open to law students subject to the following rules:

1. Eligibility: Law students of any faith currently enrolled and in good standing in a J.D., LL.M., or S.J.D. program at an American law school or its international equivalent are eligible to enter. Students,
who already have a J.D. or its equivalent, and are currently enrolled in a Master's or Ph.D. program are also eligible to enter. Submission of a paper and 6 copies with a cover page, as described below, constitutes entry. Students may enter more than one paper.

2. Writing Topic: This year’s writing topic is a semi-open topic. Any paper submitted that otherwise complies with the rules will be considered if it meets the following topical criteria:
Scholarly material of publishable quality that advocates a legal position consistent with ADF’s perspectives and mission as set forth on its web site at and that addresses one or more issues in the areas of religious liberty, sanctity of life, and/or family values.

For more details and rules, click: here।

Image, St. Mary's church at Altus, Arkansas. For a superior image, click here for: St. Marys Church at Altus by Dorothy Imhauser