United Nations/Ranan Lurie Political Cartoon Awards

Award Amount: 1st prize – $10,000, 2nd prize – $5000 & 3rd prize – $3000

Number of Awards: 13

Deadline: October 15, 2017

Winner Announcement: December 15, 2017

Brief Description:

Ranan R. Lurie is excited to offer the  Political Cartoon Awards program. College students are Invite to political cartoonists of print publications, electronic media, and online media throughout the world to participate in the United Nations/Ranan Lurie Political Cartoon Awards.The United Nations to promote the highest standard of excellence in political cartoons.

Host Institution:

Ranan R. Lurie (born May 26, 1932) is an Israeli American political cartoonist and journalist, a senior associate at the CSIS)since 1990, a member of the United Nations Correspondents Association, founder, and Editor-in-Chief of Cartoonews, a current events educational magazine.


Eligibility is given below:

  • Entries for these awards may be made by any professional individual and should consist of political cartoons printed in any publication published anywhere, in any language.
  • The entry must consist of reproductions only. The cartoon reproductions will be accepted only as published, with the name of publication, language, and date included, accompanied by a newspaper reprint, and translated into English.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants can go to the given link and apply for the award online:


Award Description:

Thirteen Awards will be granted.

  • 1st Prize:  $10,000 and a plaque
  • 2nd Prize: $5,000 and a plaque
  • 3rd Prize: $3,000 and a plaque.
  • Ten honourable mention plaques granted

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