Magazines: Alumni/General Interest (Targeted Audience)
For any institution type. Entries should be a print magazine targeted to a specific audience (beyond all alumni of an institution), published at least two times a year (not including digital-only editions). The magazine can represent a school or college within the university, or be directed to a specific constituency. Magazines must have a cover date between January 1, 2022 and Dec. 31, 2022.
Regardless of how often the magazine was printed, submit only two complete editions in PDF format.
Grand Gold and Gold Award winners from this category are automatically considered for the Robert Sibley Magazine of the Year Award.
College of arts and sciences magazine
Black/Latinx alumni magazine
Do not enter:
Magazines that were only distributed electronically.
Magazines published only once a year.
Judges will score nominations from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest) in these five areas:
Overall concept and creativity
Content, writing, and editing
Design and layout
Use of resources (budget, people, and time) and return on investment
Judges also may consider:
Special circumstances/overcoming adversity
Quality and clarity of nomination and supporting materials
Design: Magazines and Periodicals
Magazines: Publishing Improvement
Magazines: Single Topic/Special Editions