• 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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Best New Magazine Writer

 

This award will go to a writer whose early work in magazines  shows the highest degree of craft and promise. 

 

 

Announcing the 2016 nominees: The winners will be announced on June 10 at the 39th annual National Magazine Awards gala. 

 

 

Desmond Cole

The Skin I’m InToronto Life

          Richard Kelly Kemick

          Playing God, The Walrus

          

Karen Ho

A Daughter’s Revenge, Toronto Life

   

           Kat Shermack

           The Tenant from Hell, Toronto Life

           

   

 

  

 

Best New Magazine Photographer


This award will go to an photographer whose early work in magazines shows the highest degree of craft and promise. In alternate years, the NMAF presents the awards for Best New Magazine Illustrator and Best New Magazine Photographer.

 

Announcing the 2016 nominees: The winners will be announced on June 10 at the 39th annual National Magazine Awards gala. 

 

 

Ted Belton

Fringe & Fluff

FILLER Magazine

 

Marta Iwanek

The Maidan

Maisonneuve

 

 

  

Luis Mora

The Sex Ed Revolution

Toronto Life

  

Hannah Eden

Face Time

Up Here

    

  

 


Previous Winners of Best New Magazine Writer

2014 - Genna Buck - "Finding a Place" (Maisonneuve)

2013 - Catherine McIntyre - "Clusterf*ck" (THIS Magazine)
2012 - Sierra Skye Gemma - “The Wrong Way” (The New Quarterly)

2011 - Liam Casey, “Suicide Notes” (Ryerson Review of Journalism)
2010 - Matthieu Aikins, "Last Stand in Kandahar" (The Walrus)
2009 - Danielle Groen, "This is Your Brain on Love" (Chatelaine)
2008 - Kris Demeanor, "Get a Real Job" (unlimited)
2007 - Patrick White, "Red Rush" (The Walrus)
2006 - Jeremy Klaszus, "Big Oil on Trial" (AlbertaViews)
2005 - Larry Frolick, "The Wired Cabin"; "Danger Signs" (Outpost)
2004 - Sophie Lees (AlbertaViews)
2003 - Chantal Srivastava (L'actualité)
2002 - Jean-Francois Bégin (L'actualité)
2001 - Jonathan Trudel (L'actualité)

2000 - Matthew McKinnon


Previous Winners of Best New Visual Creator

2014 - Hudson Christie - "A Portrait of the Artist with Testicles in Hand" (Maisonneuve)
2011 - The Coveteur, “Gifts” (Report on Business)
2009 - Byron Eggenschwiler "Tales from Riverheights Terrace" (Swerve)


Previous Winners of Best Student Writer
2008 - Chris Watt, "Iraq's Walking Dead", Maisonneuve
2007 - Julia Belluz, “I” (Ryerson Review of Journalism)

2006 - Buffy Cram, "Man Hands," Prairie Fire
2005 - Leigh Doyle, "So Long" (Ryerson Review of Journalism)