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||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||11 The Thomas Nast Award||Best cartoons on international affairs.||Kevin (KAL) Kallaugher||The Economist and Baltimore Sun||Best cartoons on international affairs||
In a strong year for political cartoons, Kevin Kallaugher’s work...Read more...
|2012||12 The Morton Frank Award||Best business reporting from abroad in magazines.||Michael Riley, Ashlee Vance with Zoe Schneeweiss||Bloomberg Businessweek||It’s Not Paranoia If They’re Stealing Your Secrets: Inside the Chinese Boom in Corporate Espionage||
This timely, well-written account shows how the unprecedented scale of Chinese corporate espionage and wholesale...Read more...
|2013||12 The Morton Frank Award||Best business reporting from abroad in magazines.||Kerry Dolan||Forbes||Prince of Insecurity||
This reexamination by Forbes of one of its “Rich List” constituents unmasked the myth of Prince Alwaleed as the...Read more...
|2012||13 The Malcom Forbes Award||Best business reporting from abroad in newspapers or wire services.||David Barboza||The New York Times||China’s Secret Fortunes||
David Barboza penetrated to the heart of China’s secretive system to provide an intricate and...Read more...
|2013||13 The Malcom Forbes Award||Best business reporting from abroad in newspapers or wire services.||Steve Stecklow, Babak Dehghanpisheh, Yeganeh Torbati and Reuters staff||Reuters||Assets of the Ayatollah||
The judges were impressed by Reuters’ ability to piece together how Iran’s top religious cleric, Supreme Leader Ayatollah...Read more...
|2012||14 The Cornelius Ryan Award||Peter Bergen||Crown Publishing Group||Manhunt: The Ten-Year Search for Bin Laden From 9/11 to Abbottabad||
Peter Bergen brings his decades of reporting and insights to bear in this definitive account of the...Read more...
|2013||14 The Cornelius Ryan Award||Jonathan Katz||Palgrave Macmillan||The Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster||
A riveting first-person account of the Haitian earthquake and the failure of the international relief effort by the...Read more...
|2012||15 The Madeline Dane Ross Award||Best international reporting in the print medium or online showing a concern for the human condition||Mark Jenkins with photographer Lynn Johnson||National Geographic Magazine||The Healing Fields||
Mark Jenkins has captured the breadth of human emotions, motivations, and coping mechanisms in his...Read more...
|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....Read more...