Update! Libby nominations accepted until June 1st!
By Greg Stempfle
The Libertarian Party of Michigan (LPM) will host its annual Defender of Liberty Awards, also known as LibertyFest, during the upcoming state convention, which will be on June 26th and 27th at Soaring Eagle Resort. The LPM will give Defender of Liberty Awards to those people, members nominate (Libertarian or otherwise), who have made notable personal efforts in the defense of liberty. The Award Committee will give out three categories of awards:
A member of the community whose activism and conviction have inspired contributions to the cause of Liberty.
A Libertarian whose efforts have done the most to promote the LP and Libertarian principles.
A dedicated, behind-the-scenes Libertarian whose quiet labors over the years exemplifies the backbone of the LP.
If you would like to nominate someone for one of these awards, please send a statement in support of your nomination to this year’s awards committee. This year’s judges, selected by Chairman Stempfle and approved by the LEC, are…
The submission deadline will be June 1st, 2021. Nominees must live and or work in the state of Michigan.
Link to list of past winners: