And the Nominees Are…

The National Media Awards Foundation (NMAF) is delighted to announce the nominees for the 46th annual National Magazine Awards. Our incredible roster of 106 volunteer judges dedicated countless hours to evaluating entries from hundreds of magazines across the country. From their careful consideration of nearly 1000 entries, we are pleased to present this list of nearly 200 impressive finalists.

Awards Gala 🎉

This year’s winners will be announced at the National Magazine Awards Gala on June 2, 2023 at Arcadian Court in Toronto. This long-awaited event will be an amazing opportunity to celebrate the exceptional accomplishments of this year’s nominees while networking with the magazine industry’s leading creators, storytellers, editors, and publishers. Tickets are on sale now, so secure your spot today and mark your calendars for this unmissable industry event! We look forward to seeing you there.

Credit Changes

The deadline for credit changes was Monday, May 8, 2023. Changes are no longer being accepted.

Top Nominees

The Walrus13
Toronto Life
Nouveau Projet8
Cottage Life

Individual Nominee Highlights


The National Media Awards Foundation is extremely grateful for the support of the Government of Canada, the Ontario Arts Council, Ontario Creates, and The Reader’s Digest Foundation of Canada.

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Through our awards programs, the NMAF supports the growth of robust journalism by inspiring both established professionals and emerging talent to persist in their essential contributions to society. The NMAF is a registered charity and you can help support our mission by donating now through Canada Helps. Your donation will have a direct impact on our ability to serve the magazine industry through awards programs and professional development activities. You’ll receive a tax receipt for any donation of $25 or more. Thank you for your support!