Sortable and searchable tables of winners are available on the CNPA website:
Winners galleries with links to the winning entries are also available online:
This year’s California Journalism Awards Gala is canceled because of the pandemic. In lieu of the Gala, CNPA will publish a glossy magazine honoring the winners in June.
Award plaques will be shipped directly to publications that placed first and second in the contest categories.
Certificates will be mailed to all individual winners who placed first through fifth.
Timing of the shipments and mailings will occur as circumstances permit and will be announced later.
This year’s contest received 3,036 entries from print, digital and campus publications.
Print Contest entries totaled 1,927, down from last year’s 2,006.
The Digital Contest, now in its third year, saw the number of entries increase to 699 this year from 597 last.
CNPA Campus members sent in 410 entries, up from 383 last year.
Last year overall, the contests received 2,972 entries from print, digital and campus publications.