William Tetley Award 2019 - Apply Today!

William Tetley Award 2019 - Apply Today!

Friday, September 28th 2018 - Kingston, ON 

Do we have any writters in our mix? Don't miss your opportunity from The Canadian Maritime Law Association (“CMLA”) to be awarded the William Tetley Award 2019.

Here are the details

The Award: The Canadian Maritime Law Association (“CMLA”) has established a literary prize, to be called the “William Tetley Award” (the “Award”).

Purpose: The Award is named in honour of the late Professor William Tetley, C.M., Q.C., who taught maritime law at the Faculty of Law of McGill University in Montreal, for some thirty-five years, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the development of maritime law and maritime Law education, both in Canada and around the world.

Nature: The Award will take the form of a monetary prize of between $500.00 and $1,000.00, as determined by the selection committee, to be awarded to Canadian authors of high quality articles, papers or publications.

Topics: Submissions need not be confined to topics of maritime law, but may be devoted to any topic of an educational nature pertinent to the marine industry.

Publication: Winning submissions will be published in the Canadian Maritime Law Association Journal (or republished there with the consent ofthe copyright holder if already published elsewhere).

Frequency: The Award will not necessarily be granted every year, but only on receipt by the selection committee of submissions it deems to be of publishable quality.

Submissions: Submissions (in English or French) may be made by the authors themselves or by anyone acting on their behalf. Submissions should be printed out on 8-1/2” x 11”

paper, accompanied by an electronic copy on a CD-ROM in pdf format, and sent to:

Mr. P. Jeremy Bolger, Chair ofthe Selection Committee

William Tetley Award

c o Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

1000 Dc Ia Gauchetiêre Street West, Suite 900

Montreal, Quebec H3B 5H4.


Submissions must include the name, postal and email addresses and telephone number(s) of the author and the submitter (if other than the author).


Deadline: Submissions must be received no later than February 1st, 2019.

Submissions may be made at any time and will be evaluated by the selection committee. The committee will notify the author and submitter of its decision within a reasonable time following receipt of submissions.

Any questions can be emailed to Mr Bolger