Criminal Law Essay Contest
Scholarship by Las Vegas Defense Group, L.L.C.


Las Vegas Defense Group, L.L.C., is pleased to offer a scholarship to the winner of our Criminal Law Essay Contest. Scroll down for eligibility requirements and how to enter...


Any student currently enrolled at Boyd School of Law. Joint or multiple entries will be disqualified.


$2,000 and a frameable certificate


12/1/16 at 5:00 P.M. PST. Winners will be notified by email by 12/9/16. 

Essay Specifications

Compose an original, previously unpublished essay of up to 1,000 words identifying an injustice plaguing criminal law or procedure in Nevada and proposing a workable solution.

How to Enter

Email your essay in the body of the email (no attachments) to along with your full name, address, phone number, email address, and UNLV student ID number. Put "SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY" in the subject line.

Fine Print

Las Vegas Defense Group reserves all applicable municipal, local, state and federal laws and regulations. Las Vegas Defense Group reserves the right not to award any winners. Las Vegas Defense Group has no obligation to explain or justify its selection process. Las Vegas Defense Group, its employees and agents are not liable for injury, loss, or damage of any kind resulting from entering this contest or from any acceptance or utilization of any prize awarded. Email with any questions. 










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