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||17 The Joe and Laurie Dine Award||Best international reporting in any medium dealing with human rights||Sebastian Rotella, Ana Arana, Brian Reed, Habiba Nosheen||ProPublica, Fundacion MEPI and WBEZ’s This American Life||“Massacre, Memory and Justice in Guatemala”||
“Finding Oscar” is a magnificent journalistic collaboration documenting how prosecutors, forensic anthropologists and...Read more...
|2013||19 The Robert Spiers Benjamin Award||Best reporting in any medium on Latin America||Simon Romero||The New York Times||Latin America’s New Paths||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||The President's Award**||Ted Turner||
|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...
|2013||The President's Award**||Tom Brokaw||NBC||Lifetime achievement||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...