WFB Jr. Prize

For his entire life, Bill Buckley sought to preserve and buttress the foundations of our free society. To honor his achievement and inspire others, NRI’s Board of Trustees has created the William F. Buckley Jr. Prizes for Leadership in Political Thought and Leadership in Supporting Liberty. Past awardees include the DeVos family and the late Harold Simmons (Supporting Liberty) as well as Charles Krauthammer and Victor Davis Hanson (Political Thought). Notable public intellectuals, philanthropists, and leaders in the conservative movement attend to show support for our honorees, Bill Buckley’s enduring legacy, and the National Review mission.

Today, the National Review Institute is enhancing and expanding its programs to better fulfill its mission—from equipping young conservative professionals and journalists to promoting the work of the nation’s foremost proponents of a free society. With your help, NRI continues to spread its influence and reach.

William F. Buckley Jr. Prize Dinner 2016: San Francisco, CA

William F. Buckley Jr. Prize Dinner 2015: Dallas, TX

William F. Buckley Jr. Prize Dinner 2014: New York, NY




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