Ars Iuris Annual Conference

Fellows present their excellent PhD theses and parts of their research during the course of our Annual Ars Iuris Conference.

Ars Iuris Dissertation Prize 2024

Monday, June 17th, 2024 | 9:00 a.m. | Dachgeschoss, Rechtswissenschaftliche Fakultät

 Submission Deadline: Sunday, April 21st, 2024

The Advanced Research School in Law and Jurisprudence (Ars Iuris) will award prizes for excellent dissertations at the Annual Conference in June 2024. Up to ten dissertation prizes will be awarded, and each winner will be endowed with €1,000 in prize money.

Applicants have the opportunity to give a short presentation about their dissertations.

Submission Requirements

All individuals who have successfully completed their doctoral thesis at the Faculty of Law of the University of Vienna since June 2023 and are Fellows of Ars Iuris (a submitted fellow application is sufficient) are eligible to apply.

Submissions are accepted for works in all legal disciplines as well as interdisciplinary projects with a legal connection.

The Academic Committee of Ars Iuris Vienna will make the final decision regarding the prize recipients.

Application Materials


Ars Iuris membership (the submission of a fellow application is sufficient)

Dissertation abstract (one page)

Evaluation of dissertation/Dissertationsgutachten

Please send all documents per email to


Should you have any questions, please feel free to email  ( or call (+43 1 4277 34410) the Ars Iuris Team.