2014 Awards

See video of the Online Journalism Awards ceremony here.

Knight Award for Public Service

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General Excellence in Online Journalism, Small

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General Excellence in Online Journalism, Medium

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General Excellence in Online Journalism, Large

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Gannett Foundation Award for Technical Innovation in the Service of Digital Journalism

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Breaking News, Small

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Breaking News, Medium

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Planned News/Events, Small

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Explanatory Reporting, Small

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Topical Reporting, Small

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Topical Reporting, Medium

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Topical Reporting, Large

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Online Commentary, Small

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Online Commentary, Medium

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Online Commentary, Large

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Feature, Small

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Student Projects, Small

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  • Fearless, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

Student Projects, Large

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  • News 21: Back Home, Carnegie-Knight News21, Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University

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The Al Neuharth Innovation in Investigative Journalism Award, Small

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The Al Neuharth Innovation in Investigative Journalism Award, Medium

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The Al Neuharth Innovation in Investigative Journalism Award, Large

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Excellence and Innovation in Visual Digital Storytelling, Small

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Excellence and Innovation in Visual Digital Storytelling, Medium

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Excellence and Innovation in Visual Digital Storytelling, Large

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University of Florida Award in Investigative Data Journalism, Small/Medium

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The judges for the final round of this year’s awards were:

  • Kenan Davis, Interactive Journalist, Guardian US
  • Kat Downs, Director of Graphics, The Washington Post
  • Tyson Evans, Deputy Editor for Interactive News, The New York Times
  • Rich Jaroslovsky, Vice President for Content, SmartNews, Inc., and ONA Founding Member
  • Scott Klein, Assistant Managing Editor, ProPublica
  • Martin Kotynek, Deputy Editor-in-Chief of Zeit Online
  • Doug Mitchell, Consultant/Project Manager, NPR
  • Tasneem Raja, Interactive Editor, Mother Jones
  • Momi Peralta Ramos, Data Project Manager and Multimedia Development Manager, LA NACIÓN (Argentina)
  • Hari Sreenivasan, Correspondent/Anchor, PBS NewsHour
  • Lam Thuy Vo, Interactive Editor, Al Jazeera America
  • Ben Welsh, Database Producer, Los Angeles Times

Launched in 2000, the OJAs are the only comprehensive set of journalism prizes honoring excellence in digital journalism.

* Judges were recused from discussing categories in which their own organizations were entered.