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The University of Michigan Law School

         The University of Michigan Law School

Michigan Law Short Story Competition 

Competition: Authors are invited to submit works of original, previously unpublished fiction of any length up to 7,500 words as an email attachment to There is no minimum word requirement for short story entries. The competition is open to all Michigan Law School students.

Timeline: The deadline for submissions is Friday, February 2, 11:59pm. Please submit via email to Competition winners will be announced in early March.

Judging: The judging panel will consist of members of the law school student body and faculty. The competition winner will receive a gift card with a value of $250.00. The winning entry will be considered for inclusion in other Michigan Law publications.

Questions: If you have any questions or concerns, please address them to