The Catholic Press Association presented America magazine with 27 awards at this year’s annual Catholic Media Conference. This achievement marked the most awards won by the publication in a single year of its 105-year history.
Among some of the awards that America received were:
- First place for Best Special Issue with Pope Francis — The Exclusive Interview by Fr. Antonio Spadaro, SJ.
- First place for Best Coverage of the Papal Transition with His Way of Proceeding by Fr. James Martin, SJ.
- First place for Best Online Blog – Publication with (Un) Conventional Wisdom by The Staff.
In an interview with the CPA, Editor in Chief Fr. Matt Malone, SJ, said, “We are delighted to receive this strong affirmation from our colleagues in the Catholic media.”
Click here to read the full list of award winners.