Awards

 

*Shared awards

 

2017

National Magazine Award for Magazine of the Year for Mother Jones*

Edited Shane Bauer’s “My Four Months as a Private Prison Guard,” winner of a National Magazine Award for reporting

 

2015

Online News Association’s Online Journalism Award for explanatory reporting for “What Does Gun Violence Really Cost?”*

SPJ NorCal’s James Madison Freedom of Information Award for “The NRA’s Murder Mystery”

Association for Women in Communications’ Clarion Award for “The NRA’s Murder Mystery”

Finalist for Online News Association’s Online Journalism Award for “The NRA’s Murder Mystery”

Finalist for a Hillman Prize for “The NRA’s Murder Mystery”

 

2013

Park Center for Independent Media’s Izzy Award for Mother Jones, including “some of the best and most accessible coverage of ‘dark money’”*

 

2012

Data Journalism Award for data-driven investigation for Mother Jones“Terrorists for the FBI” package*

 

2010

National Magazine Award for general excellence for Mother Jones’ print edition*

 

2008

National Magazine Award for general excellence for Mother Jones’ print edition*

 

2003

First place, Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence award in feature writing for “Jesse’s Heroes”

National Federation of Community Broadcasters Silver Reel for pre-produced local public affairs programming for B-Side Radio*

 

2001

I.F. Stone Award for investigative reporting, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

 

©2017 Dave Gilson