NATJA Awards Competition Prizes

NATJA recognizes winners as:

  • Grand Prize: Overall outstanding accomplishment across the competition
  • Gold Prize: Awarded per category
  • Silver Prize: Awarded per category
  • Bronze Prize: Awarded per category

All winners and finalists are permitted to display the appropriate NATJA Winner or Finalist Seals on reprints, dust jackets, covers and websites, and emails. NATJA also provides a certificate to everyone who places in the competition.

Media Bonus Prizes in the 27th Annual NATJA Awards Competition

Additionally, those who are Grand Prize winners for Travel Journalism and Photography or Gold Award Winners in a media category (categories 100 - 192) will be invited to select a bonus prize from the listing below. Grand Prize and Gold will be advised by email of the selection process. Please note that Grand Prizes and Gold Awards are distributed by U.S. mail. Prizes are capped at one per category and no more than 2 prizes may be awarded for multiple Grand Prize and Gold Award winners.

Please see the list of confirmed destination prizes for 2018 NATJA Awards Competition as of August 1, 2018. Details on each prize will be provided to Grand Prize and Gold Award winners. Please note bonus prizes are subject to changes.

DESTINATION PRIZES

Beacon Hotel, New York, NY
Breezes Bahamas Resort & Spa
Embassy Row Hotel, Washington, D.C.
The Fairmont Dallas, Dallas, TX
The Gideon Putnam, Saratoga Springs, NY
The Guest House at Graceland, Memphis, TN
Hotel Beacon, New York, NY
ILLA Hotel, Quito, Ecuador
JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa, Las Vegas, NV
Lafayette, LA Package
Laguna Lodge Eco Resort & Nature Reserve, Lake Atitlan, Guatemala
Lansdowne Resort & Spa, Leesburg, VA
Little Polynesian Resort & Pacific Resort Aitutaki, Cook Islands
Mandarin & Mango Boutique, Faralya near Oludeniz/Fethiye, Turkey
Parc 55 Hotel, San Francisco
The Phoenician, Scottsdale, AZ
Pike's Waterfront Lodge, Fairbanks, AK
Sheraton Downtown Denver, Denver, CO
Sorensen's Resort, Hope Valley, CA
Victoria Cruises
West Baden Springs - A French Like Resort, West Baden, IN