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The deadline for the 2017-2018 Henry L. Diamond Constitutional Environmental Law Writing Competition is fast approaching! Entries must be received no later than 11:59 PM ET on Monday, April 9, 2018.

Please have contestants direct entries (and any questions) to Lovinia Reynolds at An email will be sent to confirm entry receipt.

Organized by ELI with funding from Beveridge & Diamond, this annual competition invites law students from across the country to submit papers exploring current issues of constitutional environmental law. Our goal is to recognize students who have advanced the state of scholarship through original analysis of cutting-edge topics in this area. The winner receives a $2000 cash prize, public recognition, an offer of publication in ELI’s flagship journal, the Environmental Law Reporter (ELR), and a one-year individual membership to ELI.

For more about the competition and past winners, please visit our website.