For law students

CIAJ provides law students with various tools and projects through its Student Section. In addition to building bridges between students across Canada, the Section is an exclusive learning platform, offering numerous opportunities for students to network and collaborate with key players in the Canadian legal arena. Become a CIAJ student member for only 10$ and enjoy all the benefits!

 

CIAJ’S Three-Minute Video Contest

In 2020, CIAJ will host its 45th Annual Conference in Vancouver on “Indigenous Peoples and the Law.” CIAJ wishes to hear the voices of law students on a subject so fundamental to Canadian law and governance.
Deadline: September 30, 2019

 

2019 Student Panel

2019 Annual Conference Free Student Panel | “Deepfakes, Image-Based Abuse and Online Harm”

CIAJ’s 2019 Annual Conference on “The Impact of Artificial Intelligence and Social Media on Legal Institutions” will take place in Quebec City, October 16-18, 2019.
Date: October 17, 2019, at 3 pm

 

Christine Huglo Robertson Essay Prize

A stipend of $1,000…and much more! Christine Huglo Robertson Essay Prize is open to students registered in an undergraduate degree at a Faculty of Law at a Canadian university.
Deadline: June 14, 2019

 

Clerkships Across Canada

CIAJ launches a program of Clerkships Across Canada open to students registered in an undergraduate degree at a Faculty of Law at a Canadian university.
Deadline: March 31, 2019

 

Charles D. Gonthier Research Fellowship

The Charles D. Gonthier Research Fellowship supports research in relation to the topic of the annual conference. The competition is open to faculty and graduate students at Canadian universities.
Deadline: March 31, 2019

 

Jury representation

Call for law students | Provincial Roundtables on Jury Representation

In the spring and fall of 2019, the Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice (CIAJ) will be holding Provincial Roundtables on Jury Representation which will take place in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec and Atlantic Canada respectively.
Deadline: January 31, 2019