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||01 The Hal Boyle Award||Best newspaper or wire service reporting from abroad.||Raja Abdulrahim||Los Angeles Times||Inside Syria||
This vivid and powerful series of reports from inside Syria range from bomb making lessons to kidnapping and government...Read more...
|2013||09 The Edward R Murrow Award||Best TV interpretation or documentary on international affairs.||Ric Esther Bienstock, Felix Golubev, Simcha Jacobovici, Sheila Nevins, Nancy Abraham||Associated Producers Ltd. for HBO Documentary Films||Tales from the Organ Trade||
In the finest tradition of Edward R. Murrow,...Read more...
|2012||11 The Thomas Nast Award||Best cartoons on international affairs.||Rob Rogers||Pittsburgh Post-Gazette||
According to his editors, Rob Rogers "enrages" and "infuriates" some readers in Pittsburgh. The OPC...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||10 The Ed Cunningham Award||Best magazine reporting from abroad.||Rowan Jacobsen||Harper’s Magazine||The Homeless Herd: An Indian Village Battles an Elephant Invasion||
Rowan Jacobsen’s beautifully crafted story about a herd of...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...
|2012||10 The Ed Cunningham Award||Best magazine reporting from abroad.||Russ Rymer with photographer Lynn Johnson||National Geographic Magazine||Vanishing Languages||
“When small communities abandon their languages and switch to English or Spanish, there is a massive disruption in the...Read more...
|2012||04 The Olivier Rebbot Award||Best photographic reporting from abroad in magazines and books.||Samuel James||Freelance for Harper’s Magazine||The Water of My Land||
Vibrant and searing images made under difficult conditions. The photographer effectively used full color palette of the...Read more...
|2012||09 The Edward R Murrow Award||Best TV interpretation or documentary on international affairs.||Scott Pelley, Jeff Fager, Bill Owens, Henry Schuster||CBS News – 60 Minutes||Killing Bin Laden||
Since the 9/11 attacks on the United States, the hunt for Osama bin Laden has been central to the battle against...Read more...