Broadview’s Awards

Broadview Magazine was honoured to be recognized by several organizations for our journalism, design, illustrations and photography in 2020. Most notably, we won best special interest magazine at the National Magazine Awards, best national/international magazine at the Associated Church Press Awards and first-place print magazine at the Canadian Christian Communicators Association awards.

You can see the full list of our honours below.


-Best Magazine, Special Interest

-Silver, Long-Form Feature Writing: Meltdown, by Susan Nerberg

-Honourable Mention, Feature Writing: Dead End, by Sally Armstrong

-Honourable Mention, Illustration: Undiagnosed, by Gracia Lam

-Honourable Mention, Magazine Grand Prix

Gracia Lam nabbed an honourable mention at the National Magazine Awards for this illustration in Wanda Deschamps’ feature, “Undiagnosed.”


– A.C. Forrest Memorial Award: Final Wish, by Kevin Spurgaitis

First Place, News Story: Dead End, by Sally Armstrong

-First Place, Feature (Nonfiction): The Myth of Mary Magdalene, by Anne Thériault

-First Place, Feature Series: Small Miracles, by KC HoardAdele HallidayJulie McGonegal and Jena Tenn-Yuk

-First Place, Opinion Piece: What I Need from White People, by Adele Halliday 

-First Place, Media Review: Separated at Birth, by Anne Thériault

-First Place, Personal Experience/First Person Account: Next of Kin, by Trisha Elliott

-First Place, News Photo: Dead End, Peter Bregg, photographer

-First Place, Feature Photo: A Survivor’s Guilt, Sean Cribbin/ Nick Wong, photographer

-First Place, Original Artwork: Church in a Pandemic (cover), Steve Scott, illustrator

-First Place, Feature Layout & Design: View from the Top, Carol Moskot, designer

-First Place, General Excellence in Website Design: Emma Prestwich and Strategic Content Labs

-First Place, General Excellence in Print – Magazine: AprilJuly/AugustNovember

-Second Place, From the Editor: New Heights, by Jocelyn Bell

-Second Place, Interview: Faye Slift, by Leah Rumack

Second Place, Front Cover: Church in a Pandemic, Carol Moskot, designer

Second Place, Video Production: How a Gift of Land Is Helping Yazidi Refugees Farm Again, Rudy Gauer, videographer and editor/ Emma Prestwich, producer


-Best In Class — National/ International Magazine category (Award of Excellence): AprilJuly/AugustNovember, by Jocelyn Bell, Editor/Publisher

-Magazine Feature Article, over 1,200 words (Award of Merit): Meltdown, by Susan Nerberg

-Magazine News Story (Award of Excellence): Dead End, by Sally Armstrong

-In-Depth Coverage — Magazine/Journal (Award of Merit): Final Wish, by Kevin Spurgaitis & Our Last Day, by Judith Pettersen

-Theme Issue, Section, or Series (Award of Merit): Rethinking the Police, by Aleysha Haniff 

-Personal Experience/ First-Person Account — Long Format in Magazine/ Journal (Award of Excellence): Next of Kin, by Trisha Elliott

Department  — Print Publications (Honourable Mention): Snapshot (OctoberJuneDecember) by Kristy Woudstra (editor), Carol Moskot (designer)

Letter to the Editor (Award of Excellence): November 2020, by David Wilson

Seasonal Article (Honourable Mention): On Good Friday amid a plague, a hard truth emerges, by David Giuliano

Magazine Cover (Award of Merit): April 2020, by Carol Moskot

Magazine/ Journal Design, Spread or Story (Award of Merit): View From The Top, by Carol Moskot

Illustration, with Article or Cutline (Honourable Mention): High Stakes, by Sebastien Thibault 

Publication Website (Award of Merit):, Emma Prestwich & Aleysha Haniff

Single Photo with Article or Cutline (Honourable Mention): A Survivor’s Guilt, by Nick Wong

Documentary Short, under 30 minutes (Award of Excellence): How a Gift of Land Is Helping Yazidi Refugees Farm Again, by Rudy Gauer, Emma Prestwich