The Thomas Nast Award is offered among 21 other awards through the Overseas Press Club of America. It will be given for the best cartoons on international affairs.
|Accepts entries starting|
|Entry Deadline||January 30, 2015|
|Decision Date||April 30, 2015|
|Entry Fee (See Details)|
|Monetary or Material Award (See Details)|
About the Award
Kevin (KAL) Kallaugher The Economist and Baltimore Sun Best cartoons on international affairs
Head Judges have the discretion to move an entry to another award if they feel that the entry is submitted in an inappropriate category.
Monetary/Material Award Details
All award winners receive a certificate and a $1,000 check.
Annual awards for INTERNATIONAL COVERAGE in Newspapers, News Services, Websites, Magazines, Radio, Television, Cartoons, Books, and Photography. Work must be published or broadcast in the U.S. or by a U.S.-based company or be accessible to an American audience during 2014. All award applications will be entered online. Only categories with books will send a hard copy to the OPC office.
Entry Fee Details
Each entry is $200, and payable via PayPal, credit card or check made out to the Overseas Press Club of America. A corporate check coming from a different source must clearly indicate which entry it underwrites.
Upload high-resolution images. Do not send CDs to the OPC office. Title uploads by award name, nominee's first initial and last name and entry title (eg: thomas_jdoe_title1.jpg). In addition to the cartoons, submit proof of publication — for example, PDF from newspaper or magazine, or website link. Submit no more than 12 images (images 10 inches at longest dimension, 300dpi, JPEG). Upload all images and proof of publication in one zip folder.
Once you have completed the form, you must continue to the checkout pages for your application to be submitted for judging. Do not begin to fill out this form until you have all of the information for the award(s) that you are applying for and are ready to select your method of payment.
Executive Director of the Overseas Press Club of America
40 West 45 Street
New York, NY, 10036