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Submit your student writing to the Harvard International Law Journal’s Student Note Competition! The winner of the Competition for Volume 59(2) will be published alongside leading academics and receive comprehensive feedback throughout the editing process. Successful Notes make new arguments, are enjoyable to read, and deal with international law. Pieces should be between 10-20,000 words, including footnotes. Only current HLS students are eligible for the Competition. To submit, send a Word version of your Note and a resume to with the subject line “Student Note Submission 59(2)” by Dec 23, 2017. Find more details about on our website (, and contact Natalie McCauley at with any questions.