2018 Reason Media Awards at FreedomFest

  •  July 14, 2018
     8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Las Vegas, Nevada

Please join Reason Foundation for the 2018 Reason Media Awards, which will be held July 14, 2018 at FreedomFest in Las Vegas, NV. This exciting annual event showcases the efforts of outstanding journalists who are advancing the principles of free minds and free markets by educating their readers about individual liberty, free markets, and the rule of law.

Reason will present the Bastiat Prize for Journalism, which honors journalists who explain the importance of freedom with originality, wit, and eloquence; the Young Journalist award, which honors a writer under 30 who exemplifies excellence in promoting liberty; and the Reason Video Prize. John Stossel, host and creator of Stossel on Reason, former host of Fox Business’ Stossel, Emmy winner, and best-selling author will give keynote remarks.

2018 Reason Media Awards
Saturday, July 14, 2018
Reception 6:00 pm
Banquet 7:00 pm
Paris Resort and Casino, Las Vegas
Cocktail Attire


Sponsorship Opportunities

All sponsorships include the following for you and your guests:

  • VIP seating for you and your guests at the Reason Media Awards on Saturday, July 14
  • Admission to FreedomFest and an exclusive dinner at Picasso at the Bellagio on Friday, July 13
  • Recognition in the dinner program and marketing materials


Sponsorship Levels:

$50,000 Publisher’s Circle

  • 4 tickets to Freedom Fest
  • 4 tickets to Reason Media Awards
  • 4 tickets to dinner at Picasso
  • Sponsorship of Reason Day panels

$25,000 Editor’s Circle

  • 4 tickets to FreedomFest
  • 4 tickets to Reason Media Awards
  • 4 tickets to dinner at Picasso

$10,000 Reporter’s Circle

  • 2 tickets to FreedomFest
  • 2 tickets to RMAs
  • 2 tickets to dinner at Picasso


Individual Tickets

  • $720 for 1 ticket to FreedomFest and Reason Media Awards
  • $1,145 for 2 tickets to FreedomFest and Reason Media Awards
  • $500 for Reason Media Awards ticket (without FreedomFest ticket)

For student and media scholarships, please contact Jennifer Kambara at jennifer.kambara@reason.org or at 310-740-8576.

Reason Video Prize

The Reason Video Prize honors short-form films and videos that explore, investigate, and enrich our appreciation of libertarian beliefs in individual rights, limited government, and human possibilities. The prize will be awarded as part of the 2018 Reason Media Awards. To submit a film or video for consideration, please visit the Reason Video Prize page.

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