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Special Project Award

Congratulations to the 2014-2015 Special Project Award winner!

A special project is a substantive activity or enterprise created and developed by the Inn that may not be just for Inn members but also reaches the local legal community or community at-large. 

Special Project Award Criteria

  • Promotes or incorporates elements of the American Inns of Court mission
  • Presents interesting or challenging subjects
  • Reaches out to the legal community
  • Contains complete research to support the project

By implementing these elements or as many as possible into your submission, you will enhance your Inn's chances of earning the American Inns of Court Best Special Project Award.

Special Project Award Submission

Special Project entries should include a complete set of materials and be postmarked by the June 30 deadline to qualify for an award and to be considered for the Program Library Catalog.

  • Send projects to the American Inns of Court Foundation, 225 Reinekers Lane, Suite 770 Alexandria, VA 22314.
  • Projects may also be submitted electronically via e-mail to Gina Spear.
  • Please include a complete set of materials along with a Special Project Submission Form.
  • Only original projects presented between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016 are eligible.
  • Project submissions must be postmarked by the June 30th deadline.

Submitting Inn programs also earns your Inn credit towards the Achieving Excellence program.

Special Project Award Recognition

  • An engraved plaque presented at an Inn meeting
  • In the Program Library Catalog
  • In the InnSight e-newsletter
  • In The Bencher