Awards and Competitions

Annual Competitions
Newspapers Canada has a number of awards programs to honour outstanding editorial content and advertising in Canadian daily and community newspapers.

We also support the National Newspaper Awards for editorial excellence.

Recognition Awards
The association also honours the outstanding work of individuals for their long service to the community newspaper industry and those who have made a distinguished contribution to the association and/or their community.

  • Margaret Hennigar Award: This honorary award is given annually to an individual who demonstrates exemplary leadership in business and in his or her community.
  • Quill Recognition Program: The members of the Canadian Community Newspapers Association (CCNA) are proud to recognize individuals for long service to the community newspaper industry and those who have made a distinguished contribution to the association.

If you have any questions about Newspapers Canada awards programs, please contact Taylor Kormann at tkormann@newspaperscanada.ca