Latinitas

LatinitasMagazine.org - A Strong Voice for Latina Youth

Law Day 2013 Contests! You can WIN up to $1,000

Law Day 2013 is coming up and you can be part of the big celebration by applying for their contests These are the  three contests you can be part of :


PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST
1. Students from 6th grade to 12th grade are invited to take part in the photography contest.
2. All expenses involved in preparing and submitting an entry are the entrant’s and/or the local bar association’s responsibility.
3. Only one student participant per entry.
4. Photographs must be the student’s original work.
5. Photographs must reflect the 2013 Law Day theme.
6. Color and black and white photographs are eligible.
7. Photographs should not have been published in any medium, and should have been taken after June 1, 2012.
8. Photographs larger than 8 x 10 inches, or those that are mounted or framed, are not eligible for the contest.
9. Slides will not be accepted.
10. The entrant must submit two exact duplicates of the photograph.
11. The photographs must be accompanied by the entry form.
12. The back of the photograph must include a typewritten label with the following information: name of student, name of local
bar association, the entrant’s signature, the title of the photograph, and a signature from the parent or guardian.
13. By entering, the student gives the State Bar of Texas and the Texas Young Lawyers Association the right to reproduce material
submitted in any medium without time, use, or territorial limitation as long as it is for non-commercial purposes.
14. The State Bar of Texas and the Texas Young Lawyers Association bear no responsibility for lost or damaged entries.
15. The photograph must be received by the State Bar of Texas by Monday, April 1, 2013.


POSTER CONTEST
1. There are multiple categories for the poster contest. The categories are K-2nd grade, 3rd-5th grade, 6th-8th grade, and
9th-12th grade.
2. All expenses involved in preparing and submitting an entry are the entrant’s and/or the local bar association’s responsibility.
3. Only one entry per student will be accepted.
4. The poster must be the student’s original work.
5. The poster must reflect the 2013 Law Day theme.
6. The poster must be a two-dimensional drawing, painting, or collage. No computer-generated work will be eligible.
7. Posters may be “color copied” if the original poster is being displayed by a local bar association.
8. Posters larger than 25 x 32 inches are not eligible.
9. The poster must be accompanied by the entry form.
10. The back of the poster must include a typewritten label with the following information: name of student, name of local bar
association, the entrant’s signature, title of the poster, and a signature from the parent or guardian.
11. By entering, the student gives the State Bar of Texas and the Texas Young Lawyers Association the right to reproduce material
submitted in any medium without time, use, or territorial limitation as long as it is for non-commercial purposes.
12. The State Bar of Texas and the Texas Young Lawyers Association bear no responsibility for lost or damaged entries.
13. The poster must be received by the State Bar of Texas by Monday, April 1, 2013.

EDITORIAL CONTEST
1. Students from 9th grade to 12th grade are invited to take part in the editorial contest.
2. All expenses involved in preparing and submitting an entry are the entrant’s and/or the local bar association’s responsibility.
3. Only one entry per student will be accepted.
4. The editorial must be the student’s original work.
5. The editorial must be written in response to the following prompt: “I have one voice. I will use it to…”
6. The editorial must be no longer than 500 words.
7. The editorial must be typewritten, double-spaced.
8. The editorial must show critical analysis and historical evidence.
9. Please provide an electronic version of the entry.
10. The editorial must be accompanied by the entry form.
11. The editorial must include the following information: name of student, name of local bar association, the entrant’s signature,
the title of the editorial, and a signature from the parent or guardian.
12. By entering, the student gives the State Bar of Texas and the Texas Young Lawyers Association the right to reproduce material
submitted in any medium without time, use, or territorial limitation as long as it is for non-commercial purposes.
13. The State Bar of Texas and the Texas Young Lawyers Association bear no responsibility for lost or damaged entries.
14. The editorial must be received by the State Bar of Texas by Monday, April 1, 2013.



*EDITORIAL CONTEST
1st Place: $1,000 and certificate, 2nd Place: $500 and certificate, 3rd Place: $250 and certificate

*PHOTO CONTEST
1st Place: $400 and certificate, 2nd Place: $200 and certificate, 3rd Place: $100 and certificate

*POSTER CONTEST
1st Place: $150 and a $50 gift certificate, 2nd Place: $75 and a $25 gift certificate, 3rd Place: $50 and a $10 gift certificate



For more info on how to apply please check :2013LawDayBrochure.txt 


Views: 94

Comment

You need to be a member of Latinitas to add comments!

Join Latinitas


Badge

Loading…

About

Latinitas created this Ning Network.

Links: Connect with Latinitas

Can't get enough of Latinitas.
Read the magazine: LatinitasMagazine.org

Get an RSS feed of our latest updates.
Find us on MySpace.
Connect on Facebook.
Follow us on Twitter!
Check our Youtube Channel.
Listen to our Podcast.
View our Flickr gallery.
Sign-up for our Enews.
Visit our blog.

Post questions & get Advice.
Post a blog.

View the Latinitas Video Tutorials to learn how to participate in our community.

Report abuse or problems to the moderator.


Read More From Latinitas

© 2022   Created by Latinitas.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service