The 39th Annual National Magazine Awards
The National Magazine Awards Foundation is a bilingual, not-for-profit charity whose mission is to foster, recognize, reward and promote editorial excellence in Canadian print and digital publications.   The annual program of awards are presented in June and are followed by a year-long national publicity effort and several professional development opportunities.
  • Dec 8: Call for Submissions
  • Jan 11: Early-Bird Deadline
  • Jan 15: Final Submissions Deadline
  • Mar 1: Outstanding Achievement
  • May 2: Announcement of Finalists
  • Jun 10: 39th National Magazine Awards


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The 39th annual National Magazine Awards.

The 2015-2016 National Magazine Awards are now closed for submissions. Thank you for submitting your best work this year. The nominees will be announced on May 2, and the winners will be presented at the 39th annual National Magazine Awards gala on June 10 in Toronto. 


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Off the Page: Interviews with Winners

In our Off the Page series, the NMAF chats with National Magazine Award finalists and winners about their craft, their career and their perspective on the industry. Recently we chatted with:

Hudson Christie, 2015 Gold Medalist for Best New Illustrator or Photographer. 

Nicolas Langelier, publisher & editor-in-chief of Nouveau Projet, 2015 Magazine of the Year. 


Winners' Circle

On November 25, the NMAF welcomed more than 70 National Magazine Award winners and nominees to an exclusive event--Winners' Circle--to meet, mingle, network and learn. Check out our complete event recap on Storify