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University of Bristol Featured Postgraduate Funding

Warren E. Burger Prize


To encourage outstanding scholarship that promotes the ideals of excellence, civility, ethics, and professionalism within the legal profession.

The winning essay will be published in the South Carolina Law Review and the Warren E. Burger Prize will be presented to the author at the American Inns of Court annual Celebration of Excellence at the United States Supreme Court on October 20th.


Open to judges, lawyers, professors, students, scholars, and other authors.

Award Value

US $5,000

Application procedure

Check website for further details.

Closing date

June 1st

American Inns of Court

American Inns of Court is designed to improve the skills professionalism and ethics of the bench and bar. An American Inn of Court is an amalgam of judges, lawyers, and in some cases law professors and law students. In short it is our mission to foster excellence in professionalism, ethics, civility and legal skills.

Contact Details

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the American Inns of Court by using the links below.


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