LJD Week 2019 Law Student Contest for Development Solutions (Call For Proposals)


Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 8959

Opportunity Description

LJD Week 2019 is a great opportunity for Law Students to participate in this contest to showcase their knowledge and proposals of the field. The platform provides a great venue for law students to participate in meaningful conversations around the development and legal topics.

The program seeks to bring out innovative, creative, timely and scalable ideas from currently enrolled law students (L.L.B., L.L.M., and other similar academic programs.)

All the participants are requested to answer the following question in no more than 3500 Characters:

Important Details:

  • Deadline:             18th August 2019 (11:59 PM EST)
  • Duration:             4 days (4 – 7 November 2019)
  • Location:              World Bank Headquarters, Washington DC
  • The top 10 participants will present their proposals through skype and only two of those will be deemed the winners.
  • The proposal should be well-written and original
  • No late submissions will be accepted
  • The length limit of the proposal is 3500 characters. (longer than that will be dismissed)
  • Each participant can have only one submission
  • By participating and submitting his/her proposal, the applicant will automatically pass the rights of their proposals to the World Bank.
  • If failed to comply with any rules and regulations set by the World Bank, the applicant will be disqualified.
  • Selection Criteria:


  • There will only be two top winners who will be invited to World Bank Headquarters, Washington DC to present their proposals and all of their expenses will be paid.
  • The top 7 of the applicants will have the opportunity to publish their work on the World Bank Website and it will be promoted through social media.


  • Between the ages of 18-28
  • From any World Bank State member country
  • Presently enrolled in graduate/undergraduate studies in Law (L.L.B., L.L.M. and other similar programs)

How to apply:

Apply Now to start your application

To get your questions answered please contact LJD Week 2019 at ljd@worldbank.org with the subject line of “LJD Week 2019 Student Contest”.

For more information and details, please visit the official website of LJD Weekly Contest 2019.

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