The National Cartoonists Society invites cartoonists to submit their professional work for award consideration in any of the twelve categories listed here. You do not have to be a member of the NCS to be considered.
The deadline is January 30, 2009. The work should have been published between December 1, 2007 and December 31, 2008. You may enter more than one category.
Each submission must be accompanied by:
If you have any questions, please email me, Mike Lynch, the NCS Awards Coordinator: fatcats3 [at] gmail.com. Please write "NCS Awards" in the subject line. Thanks.
The winners will be announced at the 63rd Annual Reuben Awards Dinner in Hollywood, California on May 23, 2009.
The new NCS blog has all the details here.
The categories are:
- TELEVISION ANIMATION
- FEATURE ANIMATION
- NEWSPAPER ILLUSTRATION
- GAG CARTOONS
- GREETING CARDS
- NEWSPAPER COMIC STRIPS
- NEWSPAPER PANEL CARTOONS
- MAGAZINE FEATURE/MAGAZINE ILLUSTRATION
- BOOK ILLUSTRATION
- EDITORIAL CARTOONS
- ADVERTISING ILLUSTRATION
- COMIC BOOKS