Please see the NIMJ announcement of the Barry and Jenkins writing awards at this link.
Kevin J. Barry Award for Excellence in Military Legal Studies.
This award recognizes an outstanding article published in an academic or professional journal, and honors the memory of an outstanding scholar and peerless advocate of reform: Kevin J. Barry, a founder and longtime director of NIMJ.
John S. Jenkins Award for Student Excellence in Military Legal Studies.
This award will be presented to the best nominated paper written by a law student on a military law topic. It will be awarded to student papers written during the period 15 July 2013 to 15 July 2015. This award honors a leader of the military bar who was a co-founder of NIMJ, was the inaugural chair of its Advisory Board, and was a Director of NIMJ for many years.