OPC Awards Past Recipients

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** The OPC President's Award is an appointed award and is identified in the calendar year it was bestowed.
* award category has been retired
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Year Award Award Recipient(s)sort icon As appeared in/on Honored for Narrative
2013 15 The Madeline Dane Ross Award Best international reporting in the print medium or online showing a concern for the human condition Adriana Gomez Licon The Associated Press Death of a Beauty Queen

Adriana Gomez Licon ventured deep into an area of Mexico where journalists operate under constant risk of attack....

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2012 19 The Robert Spiers Benjamin Award Best reporting in any medium on Latin America Alberto Arce Associated Press Honduras

One of the most violent countries in the world receives scant media coverage. But Alberto Arce of the Associated Press...

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2013 20 Best Multimedia News Presentation Best use of video, interactive graphics and slideshows to report on international news Alex Blumberg Planet Money and NPR Visuals, National Public Radio Planet Money Makes a T-Shirt

Planet Money” creators found a way to add an additional...

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2012 08 The David Kaplan Award Best TV spot news reporting from abroad. Anonymous CNN Correspondent and Photojournalist, Tamara Hunt, Tony Maddox, Parisa Khosravi, Deborah Rayner and the CNN International Newsgathering Staff CNN Damascus Undercover

CNN’s harrowing reporting from Damascus represents true bravery in the face of danger. The reporter and crew, unable to...

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2012 05 The John Faber Award Feature Photography Award Bernat Armangue Associated Press Conflict in Gaza

A quiet yet devastating portfolio of images that spans the full range of human emotions. The work draws you into the...

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2014 The President's Award** Bob Simon CBS News Lifetime Achievement


by Michael Serrill

Bob Simon, longtime correspondent for CBS News and for...

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2012 07 The Lowell Thomas Award Best radio news or interpretation of international affairs. Brian Reed, Habiba Nosheen, Sebastian Rotella, Ana Arana WBEZ’s This American Life, ProPublica and Fundacion MEPI What Happened at Dos Erres

The judges were riveted as they listened to this compelling and beautifully narrated story of recent events and the...

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2013 17 The Joe and Laurie Dine Award Best international reporting in any medium dealing with human rights Cam Simpson Bloomberg News and Bloomberg Businessweek Tech’s Hidden Price

Bloomberg’s series showed the grim reality of the life of workers who make the shiny Apple phones so coveted by the world...

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2013 08 The David Kaplan Award Best TV spot news reporting from abroad. Charlie D’Agata, Patricia Shevlin, Heather Abbott, Randall Joyce, Haithem Moussa, Alex Ortiz CBS Evening News Crackdown in Cairo

Correspondent Charlie D’Agata and producer Randall Joyce risked their lives reporting on what was to become one of the...

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2013 18 The Whitman Bassow Award Best reporting in any medium on international environmental issues Craig Welch and photographer Steve Ringman The Seattle Times Sea Change: The Pacific’s Perilous Turn

The...

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