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Mock Trial

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Raised toward our $1,000 Goal
4 Donors
Project has ended
Project ended on October 31, at 11:59 PM PDT
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Mock Trial

Mock Trial at UC Davis is a collegiate mock trial program that competes against teams from across the nation. We are a completely student-run organization, assisted by volunteer attorney- and law student-coaches. Our program ranks in the top five teams in California, and top 30 teams in the nation, out of more than 700 competing programs. 

Mock Trial is a competitive activity that provides students with the opportunity to learn about advocacy skills, legal processes, courtroom procedure and techniques. Each year, students receive a hypothetical case and construct both the plaintiff's (or prosecution's) and defendant's side of the case, and compete against other colleges and universities' teams in a simulation of a real-life trial. Mock Trial is a great opportunity for individuals to demonstrate and refine public speaking, analytical, and acting skills.  

Your donation will contribute to the continued success of our mock trial program, which has climbed significantly in the national ranks over the last few years, representing UC Davis in competitions around the nation. By utilizing your funds, we will continue our mission of helping students hone invaluable skills and experiences in communication, teamwork, and professionalism. Our program pursues this goal within our team, as well as by hosting an annual tournament that draws up to three hundred participants from institutions across the country. Your gift will support our program such as our current need for funding for travel and hosting our annual tournament.

Thank you for considering Mock Trial at UC Davis and making a difference in students’ lives! Please feel free to share our project with other donors.

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Instagram Story

Your gift of $10 can pay for team programming costs, such as workshops to improve our program’s skills and cohesiveness, maximizing our potential to continue to succeed competitively. We will thank all of our $10+ donors with an Instagram story!


Instagram Post

Your gift of $25 will assist with travel expenses to tournaments in which we compete against teams from across the nation in order to prepare for the competitive season. Besides an Instagram story, we will feature your name on an Instagram post when you donate $25 or more!


Personalized Thank You

Your gift of $50 will contribute to tournament registration fees, which enable our program to participate in national-level competitions each year to represent UC Davis. On top of the Instagram Story and Post, $50+ donors will receive a personalized, hand-written thank you from the program!


Recognition on Social Media

Your gift of $100 will help our program host our annual Cowtown Classic tournament, which draws in more than two hundred participants each year from mock trial competitors among the best programs in the country. You will receive all the lower tier-benefits, along with recognition across all our social media platforms, reaching 700+ users!

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