OPC Awards Past Recipients
** The OPC President's Award is an appointed award and is identified in the calendar year it was bestowed.
* award category has been retired
|Year||Award||Award Recipient(s)||As appeared in/on||Honored for||Narrative|
|2012||20 Best Multimedia News Presentation||Best use of video, interactive graphics and slideshows to report on international news||Thomas Jennings, Sabrina Shankman, Travis Fox, James Milward, Pietro Gagliano, Ryan Andal, Ashlee Lougheed, Sam Bailey, Andrew Golis Based on reporting by Sebastian Rotella of ProPublica||WGBH/Frontline & Secret Location||“A Perfect Terrorist: David Coleman Headley’s Web of Betrayal”||
This entry’s use of video, documents, photographs and news articles was unlike any other project submitted for this year’...Read more...
|2012||21 Best Investigative Reporting||Best investigative reporting in any medium on an international story||Michael Forsythe, Shai Oster, Natasha Khan, Dune Lawrence, Ben Richardson, Henry Sanderson||Bloomberg News||Revolution to Riches||
Through painstaking analysis of the families of Xi Jinping and the so-called "Eight Immortals" and ingenious scrutiny of...Read more...
|2012||22 Best Commentary||Best commentary on international news in any medium||David Ignatius||The Washington Post||Foreign Affairs||
David Ignatius’s insightful writing about the Middle East, informed by his original reporting, was...Read more...
|2013||The President's Award**||Tom Brokaw||NBC||Lifetime achievement||Read more...|
|2013||01 The Hal Boyle Award||Best newspaper or wire service reporting from abroad.||Rukmini Callimachi||The Associated Press||Al-Qaida’s Papers||
AP’s Rukmini Callimachi won both the Hal Boyle and ...Read more...
|2013||02 The Bob Considine Award||Best newspaper or wire service interpretation of international affairs.||Rukmini Callimachi||The Associated Press||Al-Qaida’s Papers||
AP’s Rukmini Callimachi won both the Hal Boyle and...Read more...
|2013||03 The Robert Capa Gold Medal Award||Best published photographic reporting from abroad requiring exceptional courage and enterprise.||Tyler Hicks||The New York Times||Attack on a Kenyan Mall||
Every frame tells the story of a terrifying and dangerous situation. The photographer is at obvious risk, yet he...Read more...
|2013||04 The Olivier Rebbot Award||Best photographic reporting from abroad in magazines and books.||Robert Nickelsberg||Prestel||Afghanistan - A Distant War||
The winner displayed an unparalleled commitment to the story and topic. The depth of his...Read more...
|2013||05 The John Faber Award||Best photographic reporting from abroad in newspapers and wire services.||Jerome Delay||The Associated Press||Central African Republic Unrest||
The highest standards of news photography are displayed in the winner’s work. The images powerfully convey the situation...Read more...
|2013||06 Feature Photography Award||Feature Photography Award||Marcus Bleasdale||VII for National Geographic||The Last of the Viking Whalers||
Completely original photographic...Read more...