2016 Online Journalism Awards Winners Announced

The Texas Tribune, Quartz, AJ+ and The New York Times each took home general excellence honors.

The Online News Association has announced the winners of its annual Online Journalism Awards.

The Texas Tribune, Quartz, AJ+ and The New York Times each took home general excellence honors. The Times also won for sports, breaking news, commentary and planned news.

Below are the rest of the ONA winners. Congrats to all.

General Excellence in Online Journalism, Small
The Texas Tribune

General Excellence in Online Journalism, Medium
Quartz

General Excellence in Online Journalism, Large (tie)
AJ+ Digital News Publishing
The New York Times

Knight Award for Public Service
Prisons Reporting, The Huffington Post

Breaking News, Medium
An Occupation in Eastern Oregon, OPB – Oregon Public Broadcasting

Breaking News, Large
Paris Attacks, The New York Times

Gannett Foundation Award for Technical Innovation in the Service of Digital Journalism
Nearby Tipping, Breaking News

Planned News / Events, Small
Campaign 2016: The Candidates & the World, Council on Foreign Relations

Planned News /Events, Medium
One Year in Ferguson, St. Louis Public Radio

Planned News / Events, Large
The Election, The New York Times

Explanatory Reporting, Small
Pulp Fiction, Climate Central

Explanatory Reporting, Medium
The Price of Admission, The Texas Tribune and REVEAL, from the Center for Investigative Reporting

Explanatory Reporting, Large
2050 Demographics, The Wall Street Journal

Topical Reporting, Small
God & Governing: How Texas Legislators’ Religious Beliefs Guide Their Lawmaking, The Texas Tribune

Topical Reporting, Medium
Reliving Agent Orange, ProPublica and The Virginian-Pilot

Topical Reporting, Large (tie)
Missing and Murdered, The Globe and Mail
The County, The Guardian US

Online Commentary
A Conversation on Race, The New York Times

Feature, Small
The Harbor: This Waianae Homeless Camp Is Not What You’d Expect, Honolulu Civil Beat

Feature, Medium
The Downloaders, Verdens Gang

Feature, Large
Cosby: The Women, New York

Sports, Small
Disqualified After Concussions, College Football Players Recruited Back Onto the Field, STAT

Sports, Medium
Becoming Royal, The Kansas City Star – McClatchy

Sports, Large
Sports Visualization, The New York Times

The David Teeuwen Student Journalism Award, Small
Chasing Lithium, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

The David Teeuwen Student Journalism Award, Large
NYC Values, NYU Journalism, Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute

Pro-Am Student Award
Out of the Shadows, UBC Graduate School of Journalism

The Al Neuharth Innovation in Investigative Journalism Award, Small
Exxon: The Road Not Taken, InsideClimate News

The Al Neuharth Innovation in Investigative Journalism Award, Medium
The Color of Debt, ProPublica

The Al Neuharth Innovation in Investigative Journalism Award, Large
The Panama Papers: Politicians, Criminals and the Rogue Industry That Hides Their Cash, The Center for Public Integrity’s International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, Süddeutsche Zeitung and more than 100 media organizations

Excellence and Innovation in Visual Digital Storytelling, Small
Undercurrent, School of Media and Journalism, University of North Carolina

Excellence and Innovation in Visual Digital Storytelling, Medium
Casualties of the Streets, Austin American-Statesman

Excellence and Innovation in Visual Digital Storytelling, Large
Visual Digital Storytelling from The Wall Street Journal, The Wall Street Journal

The University of Florida Award for Investigative Data Journalism, Small/Medium
The Drone Papers, The Intercept

The University of Florida Award for Investigative Data Journalism, Large
Focus on Force: An Investigation In Use of Force by the Orlando Police Department, Orlando Sentinel

2016 Rich Jaroslovsky Founder Award
Steve Buttry, Director of Student Media, LSU’s Manship School of Mass Communication

2016 James Foley Award for Conflict Reporting
Sima Diab, Freelance Photographer and Reporter