The Council of Europe and ELSA International are happy to announce  the extension of the deadline of the ‘Our Rights, Our Freedoms’ competition. Law students now have until 15 August 2010 to submit their work – an essay or a photo report – and win one of 6 prizes worth up to 5,000 €.

Top prize for the essay competition, on the subject of the title of this post, is €3000.  There’s a photography competition too, on the theme of the European Convention on Human Rights.  You have to be a ‘law student in Europe‘ to enter.  Further information from the competition website.