Given the recent release of the 2025 Taskforce report, this essay competition seems very topical:
The Charles G. Koch Charitable Foundation, in cooperation with the Association of Private Enterprise Education, announces the:
2010 POLICY COMMUNICATORS CONTEST
How do public policies influence measures of economic performance?
First Prize: $15,000
Second Prize: $7,500
Third Prize: $4,000
The Policy Communicators Contest intends to reward skilled communication of sound academic research to non-academic audiences. The persuasive effect should be founded upon the support of academic research. Winners will be selected based on how effectively they deploy their academic expertise in presenting our best scholarly understanding in a package that anyone can easily grasp.
Further details are available here.
May be Don Brash should enter.