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Oklahoma Bar Association

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Contest

To mail entries, send to:

OBA Law Day Committee
P.O. Box 53036
Oklahoma City, OK 73152

To hand deliver entries, bring to:

Oklahoma Bar Center
1901 N. Lincoln Blvd.
Oklahoma City, 73105
Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
(excluding holidays)

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Questions?

Email the Law Day Committee or call the contest coordinator Laura Stone at 405-416-7018.

  • One Grand Prize of $500 will be awarded to the best overall individual entry chosen from all grade levels. If the grand prize is awarded to a group entry, the grand prize will be split equally among the group members.
  • Judging for both the art and writing contest is based on originality and interpretation of the theme.
  • Deadline: Jan. 15, 2020
  • Please include the entry form (PDF) with the entry.
  • Entries will not be returned unless requested when submitted.
  • Entries are limited to one per student in each contest.
  • Each student will receive a participant certificate. Teachers who submit multiple student entries will be sent blank certificates ready for personalization for each student who enters.
  • Winners are typically announced by late February. Please check this site for updates.
  • Winning entries, student names and schools will be published in the Oklahoma Bar Journal and posted to the OBA website.
  • First- and second-place winners in each category will receive a framed award certificate in addition to prize money, honorable mention recipients will receive an award certificate. First-place winners will be invited to an award presentation ceremony at the Capitol. Presentation of second-place and honorable mention awards will vary by county but will typically be presented by their local county bar association either at the school or in a separate ceremony.
  • Judges reserve the right to not award a prize for every grade level.
  • Entries containing or portraying profanity or nudity will not be considered for placement in the contest nor publication in the Oklahoma Bar Journal, and each entry’s publication is subject to approval.