Northern Judicial Circuit Juvenile Court Law Day Essay Contest
The Northern Judicial Circuit Juvenile Court announces their 16th Annual Law Day Essay Contest. The Contest is designed to encourage young people to think about the role of law in society and how law affects their everyday lives, even at a young age. The theme for Law Day in 2021 is Advancing the Rule of Law. The question this year asks students to consider the dynamic between the rights of citizens and the power of government.
Entries must be postmarked by April 15, 2021. Winners will be announced on Law Day, May 1st. First prize is a $350 cash scholarship. The 2021 Northern Judaical Circuit Juvenile Court 16th Annual Law Day Essay Contest is open to students in the 9th-12th grades residing in Elbert, Franklin, Hart, Madison & Oglethorpe counties. Students who are under the supervision of the Northern Judicial Circuit Juvenile Court are also eligible regardless of where they are currently placed. Essays will be judged primarily on how well the student supports his/her arguments. Additionally, essays will be judged based upon format, clarity, style, creativity and overall effort. As always, essays will not be judged based upon the ultimate answer or position taken.For more information, visit http://www.warrencaswelllaw.com/.