Excellence in the fields of newspaper strips, online comics, newspaper panels, TV animation, feature animation, newspaper illustration, gag cartoons, book illustration, comic books, magazine feature/magazine illustration, and editorial cartoons, is honored in the NCS Division Awards, which are chosen by specially-convened juries at the chapter level.
Monstress The Blood by Sana Takeda
Emil Ferris – My Favorite Thing is Monsters
Adam Rex– The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors
Newspaper Comic Strip
Online Comics – Long Form
John Allison – Bad Machinery
Online Comics – Short Form
Animation – Feature
Lee Unkrich (director) and Adrian Molina (co-director) – Coco
Animation – TV
Alan Bodner (Art Director) – Disney’s Tangled, The Series
NCS membership is open to all creative professionals who earn a substantial part of their income working in the fields of cartooning, illustration, animation and graphic storytelling. We are an organization of esteemed peers and we welcome new members!