The Hoynes Prize, is a gift of Dean William James Hoynes, 1878, LL.D. 1888, first dean of the Notre Dame Law School.
To the member of the graduating law class who has the best record in scholarship, application, deportment, and achievement.
Notre Dame Law School, "Colonel William J. Hoynes Award, The" (2014). Student, Faculty, and Staff Awards. 18.