The NMAF Announces the 2020 NMA: B2B Categories

National Magazine Awards: B2B Category Lineup for 2020.

We’re excited to reveal the 19 categories that make up the 2020 NMA: B2B program. The lineup honours top-notch Canadian B2B content, recognizing everything from the publisher whose brand best delivers on their editorial mandate, to the best illustration that accompanies a B2B article. Here’s the list:

  1. Best Column or Regularly Featured Department
  2. Best Profile of a Company
  3. Best Profile of a Person
  4. Best Feature Article: Trade
  5. Best Feature Article: Professional
  6. Best News Coverage 
  7. Best How-to Article or Series of Articles
  8. Best Series of Articles
  9. Best Photograph
  10. Best Illustration
  11. Best Editorial
  12. Best Newsletter
  13. Best Art Direction: Single Article or Opening Spread
  14. Best Cover
  15. Best Art Direction of a Complete Issue
  16. Best Issue
  17. Best Publisher
  18. Best Magazine
  19. B2B Leadership Award

Awards presented to the creator (1-10) come with a $500 cash prize. All award winners will be presented at the NMA: B2B awards ceremony, in the spring of 2020. 

The call for entries opens on December 3, 2019 and closes January 17, 2020. If this is your first year entering, the Rules & Eligibility and Submission Requirements pages of our website provide a great primer! 

Call for Judges

National Magazine Awards: B2B Call for Judges.

Want to judge for the NMA: B2B program? Read up on How to be a Juror, and then send an email to We look forward to hearing from you!