North America Digital Media Awards 2017

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North America Digital Media Awards 2017

19 Oct 2017
New York
United States of America (the)

 Time to take on the world's digital news media elite!

From Best Use of Online Video to Best News Website, from Best Advertising Campaign to Best Data Visualization Project, WAN-IFRA's North American Digital Media Awards call upon the US and Canada's most innovative news media companies to present their best and latest digital projects to benchmark their achievements in 10 competing categories

The entry submission deadline is August 23

Check our global expert jury here.

Winners will be announced during WAN-IFRA's Digital Media North America, organized jointly with the News Media Alliance.

Winners will take part of our World Digital Media Awards and take on the elite from Africa, Asia, Europe, India, Latin America and the Middle East.

Go back the Digital Media North America website here.



Why should you participate?

 “These awards mean a great deal to us. It is an important benchmark vis-à-vis our competition. Our focus is on innovation, so we really value comparisons with other publishers, and evaluation by industry experts is an important validation of our strategy.”

Die Welt, Axel Springer, Germany - 2016 World Winner

 "Being nominated for a Digital Media Award is a great tribute to the work that we do. And to win – in a field of such talented nominees from across Europe – is an honour. Awards are an important way for any team to get recognition for their efforts from industry peers, colleagues and senior bosses. These award are a useful opportunity to connect face to face with journalists, publishers and producers from across Europe."

BBC, United Kingdom - 2014 World Winner

 “There is some terrific digital work taking place globally. WAN-FRA’s Digital Media awards always inspire us to do better. Now our North American friends can be part of the action.”

Mario García, PhD, CEO and Founder of García Media, USA - Jury member



  • Best News Website

  • Best in Lifestyle, Sports or Entertainment Website

  • Best Use of Online Video
 (including VR)

  • Best News Mobile Service

  • Best Lifestyle, Sports or Entertainment Mobile Services

  • Best Data Visualization

  • Best Innovation New Product

  • Best in Social Media Engagement

  • Best Digital Advertising Campaign (including Branded Content)

  • Best Innovation to Engage Young Audiences

North America Digital Media Awards 2017