Our non-profit partners do amazing things and we want to recognize them for the work they do.
The Spark Freedom Trendsetter Awards recognize creativity, execution, achievement, and overall excellence in free market communications and marketing.
As the only awards program of its kind in the liberty movement, the Spark Freedom Trendsetter Awards distinguish think tanks and other political organizations that set new standards for innovation in furthering the message of limited government and personal responsibility.
Congratulations to our 2016 winners!
Award recipient: Beacon Center of Tennessee – “End the Hall Tax Campaign”
Runner up: Bill of Rights Institute
Award recipient: Lincoln Network – “Lincoln Reboot Conferences”
Runner up: Jesse Helms Center
Marketing on a Shoestring
Award recipient: Cardinal Institute & Taxpayers Protection Alliance – “Wild & Wasteful West Virginia”
Runner Up: Illinois Policy Institute
Award recipient: Free the People; Matt Battaglia & Kara Pally – “Free the People Branding Design”
Runner up: Independence Institute
Award recipient: Goldwater Institute; Starlee Coleman – “Right To Try Initiative”
Runner up: Foundation for Government Accountability
Promotional and Collateral Materials
Award recipient: Pioneer Institute – Pioneer Institute’s 2015 Annual Report
Runner up: Strata
Social and Interactive Media
Award recipient: Free the People Foundation – “Socialism Kills”
Runner up: Cato
Award recipient: Institute for Justice – “Redesigning IJ.org”
Runner up: James Madison Institute
Award recipient: Illinois Policy Institute – “A Mom’s Fight for a Second Chance”
Runners up: JMI, SPN and TPPF
The Barb Wells Kenney Disruptive Communications Award
Award recipient: Institute for Justice – “Everything”