Islamic Legal Studies Program Writing Prize on Islamic Law (ILSP: SHARIAsource)
ILSP: SHARIAsource will award a prize of $1,000 annually to the Harvard Law School student writing the best paper in the field of Islamic law or on the intersection between other religious legal traditions and Islamic law. Papers eligible for consideration will be ones written during the current academic year, addressing any topic in Islamic legal history and theory, Islamic law and society, and Islamic comparative law—including these topics as related to other religious legal traditions.
Open to Harvard Law School students only. Papers are due in the Office of Academic Affairs (Lewis 208) by 5:00 pm on Friday, April 28, 2017. See the Writing Prizes page on the HLS website for additional information.