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THE 2019 WILLIAM F. BUCKLEY JR. PRIZE DINNER (National Review Institute)

October 30, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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, the late Harold Simmons, Mike Grebe, Bruce and Suzie Kovner, Karen Buchwald Wright (Supporting Liberty) as well as Charles Krauthammer, Victor Davis Hanson, The Hon. George Shultz, Tom Wolfe, and Edwin J. Feulner (Political Though). 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.


We are pleased to offer individual tickets starting at $1,000 and several sponsorship opportunities. Registration for tickets will open in August. If you are interested in a sponsorship opportunity, please fill out the below form or contact Alexandra Rosenberg by email ( or by phone (212.849.2858). Sponsors who have submitted pledges by August 1 will be included as a member of the host committee on our forthcoming invitations.


October 30, 2019
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm


National Review Institute


The Breakers, Palm Beach
Palm Beach, FL United States + Google Map

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