Legal Writing Competition

The Makerere Law Society is scheduled to hold its first ever writing competition on Thursday 29th 2015. Participants will get a certificate of participation and the winners will be accorded prizes.

The best two articles will be published in the Makerere Law Journal 2015 and  the best writers will represent the School of Law in Uganda Law Students Society National writing competition.

To participate in the competition you are required  to submit to submit  an article (800 words) on the theme; “Law as a tool of  societal transformation”.


Font 12 Times New Roman, 1.5 spacing, Referencing style, Harvard  style with footnotes. Deadline for submitting articles Monday 26th October 2015 to John at the computer Laboratory. Competion open only to Makerere School of Law students only

Good Luck