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Presented by the American Debate Association (ADA)

The Julia Burke Award for Character and Excellence in American Debate Association Policy Debate

The American Debate Association in conjunction with The Julia Burke Foundation established "The Julia Burke Award" to recognize the American Debate Association college policy debater who most closely upholds the combination of characteristics that Julia Burke displayed in her love for the activity. These qualities include excellence in and passion for debate, a commitment to helping others, love and respect for the American Debate Association policy debate community and dedication to maintaining friendships despite the pressures of competition. This award is presented annually at the American Debate Association National Championship Award Ceremony. The award includes an individual trophy a $2000 schloarship and a $2,000 donation to the charity chosen by the award recipient.

Click here to read the speech presented by Jon Dunn (Stanford '02) at the 2003 ADA Award Ceremony on March 8, 2003

American Debate Association (ADA) Awards

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Julia Burke Award Nominations:

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