Canadian Cover Awards

Canadian Cover Awards / Grands prix canadiens - Meilleures couvertures

The Canadian Cover Awards/Grands prix canadiens – Meilleures couvertures recognize and celebrate the success and importance of magazine covers in Canadian single copy sales.

View the 2016 finalists and winners at coverawards.ca

The awards are open to publishers of English- and French-language magazines sold in Canada. There are eight award categories:

  • Women’s Service
  • News, Business, Celebrity
  • Home & Décor
  • Sports & Leisure
  • General Interest, Arts, Lifestyle & Regional
  • Men’s Service
  • SIPs & New Magazines
  • Small Magazines (circulation under 50,000)

The Canadian Cover Awards also recognizes Newsstand Marketer of the Year, a deserving marketer for their innovation and passion in a successful newsstand project. Past Winners of the Newsstand Marketer of the Year include: Mike Martin, Greg Keilty, Craig Sweetman, Bernie Menchise and Anita Baldwinson.

Stay tuned for announcements on the next Cover Awards held in 2017.

For more information on the awards, visit the awards FAQ or contact:

Circulation Questions
Ron Sellwood
Awards & Scholarships
Circulation Management Association of Canada
awards@thecmc.ca
416.754.3900 x285

Entry Questions
Amanda Raponi-Hart
Marketing and Events Manager
Magazines Canada
araponihart@magazinescanada.ca
416.504.0274 x224

The Canadian Cover Awards/Grands prix canadiens – Meilleures couvertures are produced by the Circulation Management Association of Canada and Magazines Canada, with the support of design sponsor K9 Strategy + Design; promotional retail sponsor Gateway Newstands; Small Magazine prize sponsor Presse Commerce; and reception sponsor and Newsstand Marketer of the Year presenting sponsor, the Alliance for Audited Media.