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Now accepting Cosponsorship grant program applications!

We are now accepting applications for our 2022-2023 Cosponsorship grant program. Click here to learn more about the program, and access the application.

Please note that the deadline for applying is January 28, 2022.

Funding Available for 2022 Court Night / Law Day Programs

Through its Court Night initiative, the New Jersey State Bar Foundation invites county and specialty bar associations to apply for funding to support their public education programs in celebration of Law Day, on May 1, 2022. This year’s Law Day theme is “Toward a More Perfect Union: The Constitution in Times of Change.” To learn more about the Law Day / Court Night program, click here.

Click here to apply for funding.

Please note that the deadline for applying is February 4, 2022.

10th Annual Juried Art Show Virtual Gallery is Open!

To view our virtual gallery, click here. Please enjoy the amazing pieces we received from our artists this year. Some of the art is for sale, so please contact Ashley Emerson, [email protected], for more information.

GET READY TO ROCK THE MOCK!

Join us in celebration of the 40th anniversary of our Vincent J. Apruzzese High School Mock Trial Competition. Our 2021-2022 High School Mock Trial Workbook, which contains the new case, rules and procedures, has been released.  So who is “Emery Rose,” where did all that luxury jewelry come from, and what is a blockchain?  To find out, click here. There is no charge to enter.

Law Fair and Law Adventure Deadline Extended
NJSBF’s free Law Fair Competition for grades 3 – 6 and Law Adventure Competition for grades 7 & 8 will proceed as usual with submission of original mock trial cases written by teachers and students according to rules that NJSBF provides. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the deadline to submit case entries to our Law Fair and Law Adventure Competitions has been extended to February 11. For details about Law Fair, click here and for Law Adventure, click here.

NJSBF News

Deadline for 2022 Medal of Honor Nominations is March 11th

Deadline for 2022 Medal of Honor Nominations is March 11th

The New Jersey State Bar Foundation is now soliciting nominations for its 2022 Medal of Honor Award.   The Medal of Honor Award is presented annually to lawyers and law-related professionals, as well as lay people, who have made significant contributions to the...

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NJSBF Seeking Candidates for Its Board of Trustees

NJSBF Seeking Candidates for Its Board of Trustees

The New Jersey State Bar Foundation’s Nominating Committee is inviting New Jersey State Bar Association members and non-lawyers to submit their names for consideration for a position on the Foundation’s Board of Trustees. Each nominated Trustee will serve for a...

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Check Out the Winter 2022 Edition of The Legal Eagle

Check Out the Winter 2022 Edition of The Legal Eagle

The winter 2022 edition of The Legal Eagle is now available. The Legal Eagle’s fall issue contains articles on bullying on Instagram, school choice and legalizing marijuana in New Jersey. A PDF of The winter issue can be downloaded or individual articles can be read...

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Check Out the Latest Post to NJSBF’s Civics Blog

Check Out the Latest Post to NJSBF’s Civics Blog

In civics education, generally the U.S. Constitution gets all the attention, but every state has its own constitution too and some of them pre-date the federal constitution. An often-quoted dissenting opinion, written in 1932 by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis...

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