The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation today named the winners of the Bradley Prizes for “outstanding achievement awarded annually to prominent scholars and engaged citizens.” Winners will be honored at an awards ceremony in Washington on Wednesday, June 16 at 7:30 p.m. Each award carries a stipend of $250,000.
The 2010 Bradley prize winners are: Michael Barone, senior political analyst for the Washington Examiner, and resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute; Paul A. Gigot, editorial page editor of WSJ and winner of the 2000 Pulitzer Prize in Commentary. Other winners include Bradley Smith, a law professor at Capital University, and a former member of the FEC; and John Taylor, an economics professor at Stanford.
The ceremony is to take place at the Kennedy Center.
Who chose the winners? See the judges after the jump…
Winners were selected based on nominations solicited from more than 100 prominent individuals and chosen by a Selection Committee, which included Terry Considine, Martin Feldstein, Robert George, Michael Grebe, Charles Krauthammer, Dennis Kuester, Dianne Sehler, Abigail Thernstrom and George Will.