The 41st National Magazine Awards
The mandate of the National Magazine Awards is to recognize and promote excellence in content creation of Canadian print and digital publications through an annual program of awards and national publicity efforts.  Throughout the year, the program also undertakes various group marketing initiatives and professional development events.

May 1: Nominations Announcement

May 29: Winners' Circle

June 1: Awards Gala

Nominees of the 41st Annual National Magazine Awards

[ Gala Info & Tickets ] [ Nominees List PDF 

 

 

The winners of the 2018 National Magazine Awards will be announced at the gala on June 1st, hosted by journalist Noémi Mercier, winner of six National Magazine Awards.

 

TOP-NOMINATED MAGAZINES

L’actualité, which received 13 nominations, is the top-nominated publication. In second is The Walrus (12), followed by Report on Business (11), FASHION Magazine (9), Toronto Life (9), Maclean's (7), and Dînette Magazine (5).

 

FIRST-TIME NOMINEES

Magazine nominated for their first National Magazine Award, including four Quebec-based publications, are: FoodismHayoKootenay Mountain Culture MagazineL’inconvénientLSTWMountain Life AnnualOpérations forestièresPlanète F, StrategyThe DeepThe Site Magazine et U of T Med.

 

QUEBEC PUBLICATIONS

Quebec magazines earned a total of 52 nominations. Magazines in the running include: Air Canada enRouteBest HealthChâtelaine, Dînette Magazine, esse arts + opinions, L’actualitéLes AffairesL’inconvénientLSTW, Maisonneuve, Nouveau Projet, Opérations forestières, Planète F, Quatre-Temps, Québec ScienceReader’s Digest, Ricardo et URBANIA.

 

NOMINEES: EDITOR GRAND PRIX

Lianne George, Charles Grandmont, Nicolas Langelier

     

 

NOMINEES - BEST MAGAZINE: GENERAL INTEREST

     

 

 

NOMINEES - BEST MAGAZINE: SPECIAL INTEREST

      

 

 

NOMINEES - BEST MAGAZINE: SERVICE

     

 

 

NOMINEES - BEST MAGAZINE: ART & LITERARY

     

 

 

NOMINEES - BEST MAGAZINE: LIFESTYLE

     

 

 

NOMINEES - BEST MAGAZINE: FASHION & BEAUTY

     

 

 

NOMINEES - COVER GRAND PRIX

     
   

 

 

NOMINEES - ART DIRECTION GRAND PRIX

     
   

 

 

Congratulations to all of the nominees!

[Version française ] [ Gala Info & Tickets ] [ Nominees List PDF ] 

 

 

FOUNDATION AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT

Joyce Byrne

Photographer : Jared Sych

For her dedication and enthusiasm for a stronger and more inclusive Canadian magazine industry, her tireless advocacy for service and volunteerism, and her inspiring leadership in magazine publishing, the National Media Awards Foundation is proud to honour Joyce Byrne, a self-proclaimed “magazine junkie,” with the 2018 Foundation Award for Outstanding Achievement.

 

GALA TICKETS

The NMAF will welcome Canada’s top writers, artists, editors, art directors, publishers and other creators to the 41st annual National Magazine Awards gala. Gold, Silver, and Honourable Mention awards will be announced on June 1, 2018 at the Arcadian Court in Toronto. Tickets are on sale now.

 

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

The NMAF gratefully acknowledges the support of the Government of Canada, the Ontario Arts Council, and the Ontario Media Development Corporation.

 

We are also thankful for the support of CDS Global, the Reader's Digest FoundationCisionGoetz StorytellingImpresa CommunicationsMagazines CanadaRedPoint Media and Marketing SolutionsRolland Paper, SoliscoThe Arcadian CourtVery Good Studios and the Feathertale Review

 

For sponsorship enquiries please contact NMAF Managing Director Barbara Gould at staff@magazine-awards.com.

 

 

 

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