Announcing the 2018 OJA Winners

The OJAs awarded 31 projects with awards, as well as three special recipients and five General Excellence winners.

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This year the Online Journalism Awards featured 37 awards, including 13 with a total of $58,500 in prize money.

These prizes are made possible by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the Gannett Foundation, the University of Florida and Journalism 360. Their awards honor data journalism, visual digital storytelling, investigative journalism, public service, technical innovation and general excellence.

Announcing the 2018 Online Journalism Award Winners

September 16, 2018 | Karolle Rabarison AUSTIN, TEXAS — Superlative reporting on gun violence, government accountability and endangered wildlife led coverage that garnered top honors for 28 media organizations at the 2018 Online Journalism Awards.Read More

2018 Online Journalism Awards finalists and James Foley Award recipient announced

August 14, 2018 | Karolle Rabarison WASHINGTON, D.C. — Finalists for the 2018 Online Journalism Awards, represent a wide range of local and international media, nonprofit, public, academic and emerging technology organizations.Read More

Introducing the ONA Community Award and call for nominations

July 5, 2018 | Karolle Rabarison

Note: Nominations for the community award are now closed.

We have an exciting announcement about the Online Journalism Awards! In addition to the 37 categories that were open for submissions, we’re delighted to introduce the ONA Community Award and ... Read More

Over 400 Recipients in the Past 18 Years

Recent General Excellence winners include The Globe and Mail, Le Temps, and Nexo Jornal.

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See the ceremony recap

See the event and follow along with emcee Niala Boodhou, host of NPR Illinois’ The 21st, along will all of the acceptance speeches.

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