Young Person’s Essay

yCMI Essay Prize 2022

The Comité Maritime International invites submissions for the 2022 Young Persons’ Essay Prize for original unpublished writing in the field of maritime law. The CMI Assembly has decided not to prescribe a topic for the 2022 competition in order to open up the scope of the Essay to accommodate any topic of current relevance to maritime law. Entrants are however encouraged to visit the CMI website’s pages on work in progress – which may assist in choosing a suitable topic, as preference may be given in the adjudication process to essays covering topics currently under review by the CMI. Candidates should be: Deadline for Submission:      31 March 2022

Young CMI & Essay Prize

Mobile Offshore Renewable Units (MORU)


Ratification of the Rotterdam Rules


Arrest/Attachment of Ships

Classification Societies


Judicial Sale of Ships

Offshore Activities

Places of Refuge

Polar Shipping


Ship Nomenclature

MASS - Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships