The 38th Annual National Magazine Awards
The National Magazine Awards Foundation is a bilingual, not-for-profit institution whose mission is to recognize and promote excellence in the content and creation of Canadian print and digital publications through an annual program of awards and national publicity efforts.
  • Dec 01: Call for Submissions
  • Jan 11: Early-Bird Submissions Deadline
  • Jan 19: Final Submissions Deadline
  • May 04: Announcement of Finalists
  • Jun 05: 38th National Magazine Awards

 



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38th NMA Awards Nominees

The National Magazine Awards Foundation (NMAF) is honoured to annouce the finalists for the 38th National Magazine Awards, celebrating excellence in Canadian magazines. The winners for awards in 43 written, visual, integrated and special categories will be announced at the National Magazine Awards gala, presented by CDS Global, on June 5 at the Arcadian Court in Toronto. Tickets are on sale now at magazine-awards.com.

 

Complete list of all nominees [pdf]       Press Release

 

The Walrus leads all magazines with 30 nominations, followed by Report on Business (28), L'actualité (21), Maclean's(19), Toronto Life (17), Sportsnet (15) and Maisonneuve(14). For a complete list of finalists visit magazine-awards.com.

 

Magazines nominated for their first National Magazine Award this year include Avenue Edmonton, Cornerstone, CPA Magazine, ETC MEDIA, Fairmont, Glass Buffalo, Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society, Naître et grandir, Nature sauvage, Room of One's Own and S/Style & Fashion.

 

 

Magazine of the Year

 

 

Best Magazine Brand

 

 

Tablet Magazine of the Year:

 

 

Best New Creators

The NMAF recognizes new talent to the magazine industry with the awards for Best New Magazine Writerand Best New Illustrator or Photographer. This year's finalists are:

Best New Magazine Writer : Genna Buck, Nicholas Cameron, Emily McKibbon

Best New Illustrator or Photographer: Min Gyo Chung, Hudson Christie, Kiana Hayeri

 

Read more about the awards for Best New Magazine Writer and Best New Illustrator or Photographer.

 

 

Foundation Award for Outstanding Achievement

The Foundation Award for Outstanding Achievement is the most prestigious individual award given by the NMAF, which recognizes innovation and creativity in career service to the Canadian magazine industry. This year's recipient, announced on April 30, is Michael Fox, publisher, circulator, industry leader and mentor. Michael will be presented with this award at the 38th annual National Magazine Awards gala on June 5.  The award is sponsored by AAM, the Alliance for Audited Media. 

Read more about Michael's extraordinary impact on the Canadian magazine industry. 

 

Gala Tickets

Tickets are on sale now for the 38th annual National Magazine Awards gala, June 5 at the Arcadian Court in Toronto. Don't miss the magazine event of the year as more than 500 members of our industry gather to recognize excellence in Canadian magazine publishing.

 

 

 

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