The Governance Institute (ICSA) is inviting junior lawyers to enter its Tom Morrison Essay Prize 2017. The competition offers a top prize of £1000 and a runner-up prize of £500.

This year’s topic is to discuss the relevance, future development and challenges of the Annual General Meeting.

The competition is open to legal practice course (LPC) students, LPC graduates working as paralegals, trainee solicitors and solicitors up to two years qualified regardless of experience in a governance role.

Further information about the essay prize can be found on the ICSA website.

The deadline for entrants is Monday 20 March 2017