Latest awards

2007 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award for Editorial Cartoons
Recipient: Clay Bennett

2007 John Fischetti Editorial Cartoon Competition
honorable mention: Clay Bennett

2007 United Nations Correspondents Association Ranan Lurie Political Cartoon Award
Citation of Excellence: Clay Bennett

2005 The Overseas Press Club Thomas Nast Award (for best cartoons on foreign affairs)
Recipient: Clay Bennett

2005 John Fischetti Editorial Cartoon Competition
Winner: Clay Bennett

2004 National Population Cartoon Contest
Grand prize: Clay Bennett

2004 National Headliner Award
News Series (circulation up to 75,000), 2nd Place
Recipients: Liz Marlantes, Abraham McLaughlin, "Vox Americana"

2004 National Headliner Award
Education Writing, 2nd Place
Recipient: Mark Clayton

2004 National Society of Newspaper Columnists
Best Online Column, 2nd Place
Recipient: Tom Regan, "My American Life" blog

2004 Military Reporters and Editors Award
Print Overseas Reporting (circulation less than 100,000), Distinguished Reporting
Recipient: Ann Scott Tyson

2004 American Academy of Religion
Best In-Depth Reporting on Religion for Newspapers (circulation under 100,000), 3rd Place
Recipient: Jane Lampman

2004 American Association of Sunday and Feature Editors
Arts & Entertainment Commentary, 2nd Place
Recipient: Ron Charles

2004 Eliav-Sartawi Award for Middle Eastern Journalism
Western Press
Recipient: Amanda Paulson

2004 National Headliner Award for Best Editorial Cartoons
Recipient: Clay Bennett


Pulitzer Prize in Journalism 2002
Editorial Cartooning
Recipient: Clay Bennett

Pulitzer Prize in Journalism 1996
International Reporting
Recipient: David Rohde

Pulitzer Prize in Journalism 1978
Special Citation: 57 years of excellence in journalism
Recipient: Richard Strout

Pulitzer Prize in Journalism 1969
Recipient: Robert Cahn

Pulitzer Prize in Journalism 1968
Recipient: Howard James

Pulitzer Prize in Journalism 1967
Recipient: John Hughes

Pulitzer Prize in Journalism 1950
Recipient: Edmund Stevens