ASECA Alumni Securities Law Writing Competition

Securities Law Writing Competition – 2011

1st Place           $,5000

2nd Place          $3,000

3rd Place           $2,000

Topic:               Any subject in the field of Securities Law

Eligibility:          Students enrolled in any accredited law school in the United States, with expected graduation date in 2012 or later. Unpublished papers, papers published in any law journal or other publication during calendar year 2011, and papers scheduled for publication in 2011 or 2012 are eligible for submission. Co-authored papers are not eligible.

Deadline:          November 18, 2011

Mail Two Copies of Submissions to: ASECA, P.O. Box 5767, Washington, DC 20016

All submissions must include author’s name and contact information, including email address, postal address, law school, and year of anticipated graduation. For submissions which have been published or are scheduled to be published, the name and date of publication should be included. Receipt of submissions should be acknowledged by email. 

Submissions must be received by November 18, 2011. Email submissions will not be accepted. Questions may be directed to Cecile Strodes, ASECA Executive Director, via email at or at 202.462.1211. 

Award winners will be invited to attend ASECA’s annual dinner in Washington, DC on February 24, 2012. Travel and lodging expenses for the first place award will be reimbursed by ASECA up to $1,000.00 in actual expenses.