The annual Templeton Freedom Award, named for the late investor and philanthropist Sir John Templeton, recognizes the most exceptional and innovative contributions to the understanding of free enterprise, and the public policies that encourage prosperity, innovation and human fulfillment via free competition.LEARN MORE
Atlas Network believes in the power of the network to increase shared knowledge and to inspire breakthrough achievements. Through competitive awards and prizes, like the internationally recognized $100,000 annual Templeton Freedom Award, we reward the very best among us and, in so doing, seek to elevate models of excellence that expand the vision of the network as a whole.
For his defense of freedom and dedication to liberty, Atlas Network’s founder Antony Fisher was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1988. Only weeks after this great honor was bestowed upon him, Sir Antony passed away. In 1990, through the generosity of his relatives and many friends, Atlas Network established the Sir Antony Fishe...LEARN MORE
Atlas Network sponsors various awards throughout the year and works uniquely to strengthen the freedom movement by awarding grants to institutes where Atlas Network sees great potential and to reward excellence.LEARN MORE
The 2013 keynote speaker for the Liberty Forum and Freedom Dinner was Johan Norberg, one of the worlds most eloquent liberty advocates. He has published numerous books including In Defense of Global Capitalism, which earned Atlas's celebrated Fisher Award in 2002, has been translated into a dozen languages, and inspired the Brit...READ MORE