2019-20 Awards Now Open for Entries

Date: 6th December 2019

The Alberta Magazine Awards program recognizes the extraordinary content and talents within the pages of Western Canadian magazines. Celebrating excellence with 18 written, visual, digital, and integrated Showcase Award categories, and 5 Achievement Awards, and 3 new provincial Achievement Award categories, the 2019-20 awards program is now open for entries.


New Provincial Achievement Awards

The Alberta Magazine Publishers Association (AMPA) is pleased to announce the addition of three new provincial Achievement Awards categories to its 2020 Awards season: BC Magazine of the Year, Manitoba Magazine of the Year, and Saskatchewan Magazine of the Year.

Recognizing the stellar content produced throughout Western Canada, AMPA is expanding its borders and inviting magazines published in Western provinces to submit entries to Magazine of the Year categories. Open to print and digital magazines, the Magazine of the Year categories celebrate the culmination of what makes a great magazine: innovative content, superior editors, driven design, and the ability to consistently and proactively serve the needs of readers.


Showcase Awards | Deadlines and Entry Fees

Deadline: Until 4:00PM MST, Monday, Jan. 13, 2020
Rates Per Entry: $40 / $30 for freelancers* and magazines with a circulation of 1000 or less per issue

Please note that the Editorial Package and and Art Direction for a Single Issue categories require hard copies sent to the AMPA office by Tuesday Jan. 14, 2020

*Showcase Award entries must consist of work published in AMPA member magazines. To view all the guidelines on submitting award entries, please visit our website.


 Achievement Awards | Deadlines and Entry Fees

Deadline: Until 4:00PM MST, Friday Jan. 31, 2020
Rates Per Entry: $40 for BC / Manitoba / Saskatchewan Magazine of the Year
AMPA Member Rate: Free

Please note that all categories with the exception of Volunteer of the Year require hard copies sent to the AMPA office by Monday Feb. 3, 2020

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