Tuesday, June 15, 2021

2020 Sigma Delta Chi Awards in Editorial Cartooning

 From the Society of Professional Journalists.

The Society of Professional Journalists announced the recipients of the 2020 Sigma Delta Chi Awards for excellence in journalism.

Matt Davies of Newsday won in the Newspaper Circulation 100,001+ or Affiliated Website/National Magazine category.

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Dating back to 1932, the awards originally honored six individuals for contributions to journalism. The current program began in 1939, when the Society granted the first Distinguished Service Awards. The honors later became the Sigma Delta Chi Awards.

Founded in 1909 as Sigma Delta Chi, SPJ promotes the free flow of information vital to a well-informed citizenry; works to inspire and educate the next generation of journalists; and protects First Amendment guarantees of freedom of speech and press.

Freelance cartoonist Nancy Ohanian took the award in the Newspaper Circulation 1-100,000, Regional Magazine, Non-Daily Publication or Online Independent category.

The Reveal News staff, The Nib staff and artist Thi Bui took the award for "In/Vulnerable" in the COVID-19: Editorial Cartooning (All Circulation Sizes category.

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