Simon Rockower Award

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The Simon Rockower Award[1] is an award given for "Excellence in Jewish Journalism". The award is sponsored by the American Jewish Press Association.

List of Categories/Divisions[edit]

Category 1: The Louis Rapoport Award for Excellence in Commentary
Division A. Newspapers over 15,000 circulation and magazines
Division B. Newspapers under 15,000 circulation

Category 2: Award for Excellence in Single Commentary
Division A. Newspapers over 15,000 circulation and magazines
Division B. Newspapers under 15,000 circulation

Category 3: Award for Excellence in Editorial Writing
Division A. Newspapers over 15,000 circulation and magazines
Division B. Newspapers under 15,000 circulation

Category 4: The Boris Smolar Award for Excellence in Comprehensive Coverage or Investigative Reporting
Division A. Newspapers over 15,000 circulation
Division B. Newspapers under 15,000 circulation

Category 5: Excellence in News Reporting
Division A. Newspapers over 15,000 circulation
Division B. Newspapers under 15,000 circulation

Category 6: Excellence in Feature Writing
Division A. Newspapers over 15,000 circulation
Division B. Newspapers under 15,000 circulation
Division C. Magazines/ Special Sections and Supplements

Category 7: Excellence in Arts and Criticism News and Features
Division A. Newspapers over 15,000 circulation and magazines
Division B. Newspapers under 15,000 circulation

Category 8: The David Frank Award for Excellence in Personality Profiles
Division A. Newspapers over 15,000 circulation
Division B. Newspapers under 15,000 circulation
Division C. Magazines/Special Sections and Supplements

Category 9: Excellence in Overall Graphic Design
Division A. Newspapers over 15,000 circulation
Division B. Newspapers under 15,000 circulation
Division C. Magazines

Category 10: Excellence in Special Sections or Supplements
Division A. Newspapers over 15,000 circulation
Division B. Newspapers under 15,000 circulation
Division C. Magazines

Category 11: Excellence in Photography
Division A. All Newspapers
Division B. Magazines

Category 12: The Noah Bee Award for Excellence in Illustration and/or Editorial Cartooning
Division A. Cartoons. All Newspapers/Magazines/Special Sections and Supplements
Division B. Illustrations. All Newspapers/Magazines/Special Sections and Supplements

Category 13: Jerusalem Foundation Excellence in Jerusalem Reporting
All Newspapers and Magazines/Special Sections and Supplements

Category 14: Hadassah Award for Excellence in Writing about Women
All Newspapers and Magazines/Special Sections and Supplements

Category 15: American Technion Society for Excellence in Writing about Scientific and Technological Innovation Out of Israel
All Newspapers and Magazines/Special Sections and Supplements

Category 16: Micro-Circulation Award for Excellence
All Newspapers with a circulation of 3,000 and under

Category 17: Celebrate 350: Jewish Life in America Award
All Newspapers and Magazines/Special Sections and Supplements

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Simon Rockower Awards". Retrieved 2008-11-05.