Winners and Finalists 2015

ASME BEST COVER CONTEST

News and Politics | Sports and Adventure | Fashion and Beauty | Business and Technology | Family and Home | Entertainment and Celebrity | Science and Nature | Lifestyle | Brainiest | Most Delicious | Cover of the Year

ASME READERS' CHOICE AWARDS

News and Politics | Sports and Adventure | Fashion and Beauty | Business and Technology | Family and Home | Entertainment and Celebrity | Science and Nature | Lifestyle | Brainiest | Most Delicious | Readers' Choice Awards Most Liked Cover

News and Politics

The New Yorker-December 8, 2014, "Broken Arch"WINNER
The New Yorker
"Broken Arch," December 8, 2014
By Bob Staake


The Advocate-December 2014/January 2015, "Person of the Year"
FINALIST
The Advocate
"Person of the Year," December 2014/January 2015
Junko Kimura, photographer


WIRED_September 2014, "Edward Snowden"
FINALIST
Wired
"Edward Snowden," September 2014

 
Sports and Adventure

ESPN The Magazine-October 13, 2014, "Derek Jeter"WINNER
ESPN The Magazine
"Derek Jeter," October 13, 2014


The New Yorker-September 8, 2014, "Derek Jeter Bows Out"
FINALIST
The New Yorker
"Derek Jeter Bows Out," September 8, 2014
By Mark Ulriksen


OUT-August 2014, "Michael Sam"
FINALIST
OUT
"Michael Sam," August 2014
Richard Phibbs, photographer

 
Fashion and Beauty

Harpers Bazaar-March 2014, "Lady Gaga"WINNER
Harper's Bazaar
"Lady Gaga," March 2014


ESPN The Magazine-July 21, 2014, "Venus Williams"
FINALIST
ESPN The Magazine
"Venus Williams," July 21, 2014


New York-February 17–24, "Spring Fashion"
FINALIST
New York
"Spring Fashion," February 17–24

 
Business and Technology

The Atlantic-November 2014, "Why Kids Sext"WINNER
The Atlantic
"Why Kids Sext," November 2014
Katherine Wolkoff, photographer


Bloomberg Businessweek-April 7-13, 2014, "The Man Who Saved Marvel"
FINALIST
Bloomberg Businessweek
"The Man Who Saved Marvel," April 7-13, 2014
Cover: © 2014 Marvel


New York-November 17-23, 2014, "Speaking Emoji"
FINALIST
New York
"Speaking Emoji," November 17-23, 2014

 
Family and Home

FamilyFun-August 2014, "Who's Up for a Road Trip?"WINNER
FamilyFun
"Who's Up for a Road Trip?," August 2014


Real Simple-March 2014, "26 Best Beauty Products of All Time"
FINALIST
Real Simple
"26 Best Beauty Products of All Time," March 2014


Real Simple-December 2014, "Holiday Spectacular"
FINALIST
Real Simple
"Holiday Spectacular," December 2014

 
Entertainment and Celebrity

The New York Times Magazine-September 14, 2014, "The Culture Issue"WINNER
The New York Times Magazine
"The Culture Issue," September 14, 2014
Victoria Diehl, photographer
Raul Aguilla, designer


Harper's Bazaar-September 2014, "Emma Ferrer"
Harper's Bazaar-September 2014, "Emma Ferrer"FINALIST
Harper's Bazaar
"Emma Ferrer," September 2014


Vanity Fair-November 2014, "Jennifer Lawrence"
FINALIST
Vanity Fair
"Jennifer Lawrence," November 2014


Variety-October 14, 2014, "Bill Murray"
FINALIST
Variety
"Bill Murray," October 14, 2014

 
Science and Nature

New York-June 9-15, 2014, "Health"WINNER
New York
"Health," June 9-15, 2014


5280-December 2014, "Wild Places"
FINALIST
5280
"Wild Places," December 2014
Ashton Ray Hansen, photographer


Sierra-March/April 2014, "The Artist as Activist"
FINALIST
Sierra
"The Artist as Activist," March/April 2014

 
Lifestyle

Men's Health-November 2014, "The Ultimate Men's Health Guy"WINNER
Men's Health
"The Ultimate Men's Health Guy," November 2014


Bloomberg Businessweek-April 21-27, 2014, "Freeze Your Eggs, Free Your Career"
FINALIST
Bloomberg Businessweek
"Freeze Your Eggs, Free Your Career," April 21-27, 2014


Garden & Gun-February/March 2014, "Classic Southern Drinks"
FINALIST
Garden & Gun
"Classic Southern Drinks," February/March 2014


Golf Digest-June 2014, "Jimmy Fallon?"
FINALIST
Golf Digest
"Jimmy Fallon?," June 2014


Kinfolk-Spring 2014, "The Home Issue"
FINALIST
Kinfolk
"The Home Issue," Spring 2014

 
Brainiest

Bloomberg Businessweek-August 4-10, 2014, "Coke Finally Admits It Has a Fat Problem--And a Plan to Fix It"WINNER
Bloomberg Businessweek
"Coke Finally Admits It Has a Fat Problem--And a Plan to Fix It," August 4-10, 2014
Justin Metz, illustrator


The Chronicle Review-October 3, 2014, "Why Your Writing Stinks"
FINALIST
The Chronicle Review
"Why Your Writing Stinks," October 3, 2014


WIRED-December 2014, "Beyond"
FINALIST
Wired
"Beyond," December 2014

 
Most Delicious

Bon Appetit-June 2014, "The Ultimate Cherry Pie"WINNER
Bon Appétit
"The Ultimate Cherry Pie," June 2014


Los Angeles-November 2014, "The Food Lovers Guide"
FINALIST
Los Angeles
"The Food Lovers Guide," November 2014


New York-November 10-16, 2014, "Eat Me"
FINALIST
New York
"Eat Me," November 10-16, 2014

 
Cover of the Year

The New Yorker-December 8, 2014, "Broken Arch"WINNER
The New Yorker
"Broken Arch," December 8, 2014
By Bob Staake

 

Readers' Choice Awards

Voting for the ASME Best Contest Readers’ Choice Award began on Facebook on Monday, January 19, 2015, and ended on Sunday, April 12, 2015. A new category was posted every Monday through March 23. The top 10 entries were posted for two weeks from March 30 to April 12. The most “liked” cover won the ASME Best Cover Contest Readers’ Choice Award. 
 
News and Politics

VICE-April 2014, "Saving South Sudan"WINNER
VICE
"Saving South Sudan," April 2014
Cover by Tim Freccia


The Hollywood Reporter-April 25-May 2, 2014," The New York Issue"
FINALIST
The Hollywood Reporter
"The New York Issue," April 25-May 2, 2014


Mother Jones-July/August 2014, "Koch vs. Koch"
FINALIST
Mother Jones
"Koch vs. Koch," July/August 2014

 
Sports and Adventure

Outside-August 2014, "The End of Everest"WINNER
Outside
"The End of Everest," August 2014


Garden and Gun-December 2014/January 2015, "Best of the Sporting South"
FINALIST
Garden & Gun
"Best of the Sporting South," December 2014/January 2015


Runner's World-October 2014, "Nutrition Special"
FINALIST
Runner's World
"Nutrition Special," October 2014

 
Fashion and Beauty

Harpers Bazaar-March 2014, "Lady Gaga"WINNER
Harper's Bazaar
"Lady Gaga," March 2014


The Fader-June/July 2014, "Lana Del Rey"
FINALIST
The Fader
"Lana Del Rey," June/July 2014


W-October 2014, "Cara Delevingne"
FINALIST
W
"Cara Delevingne," October 2014

 
Business and Technology

VICE-December 2014, "The Wall Street Issue"WINNER
Vice
"The Wall Street Issue," December 2014
Cover by Michael Marcelle


MIT Technology Review-November/December 2014, "Inequality"
FINALIST
MIT Technology Review
"Inequality," November/December 2014


Successful Farming-November 2014, "The Robots Are Coming!"
FINALIST
Successful Farming
"The Robots Are Coming!," November 2014

 
Family and Home

FamilyFun-August 2014, "Who's Up for a Road Trip?"WINNER
FamilyFun
"Who's Up for a Road Trip?," August 2014


NYC&G New York Cottages and Gardens-December 2014/January 2015, "European Style"
FINALIST
NYC&G New York Cottages and Gardens
"European Style," December 2014/January 2015


Parents-April 2014, "Life in a Special-Needs World"
FINALIST
Parents
"Life in a Special-Needs World," April 2014

 
Entertainment and Celebrity

Paper-Winter 2014, "Break the Internet: Kim Kardashian"WINNER
Paper
"Break the Internet: Kim Kardashian," Winter 2014


The Edit-August 21, 2014, "Maria Sharapova"
FINALIST
The Edit
"Maria Sharapova," August 21, 2014


W-March 2014, "Miley Cyrus"
FINALIST
W
"Miley Cyrus," March 2014

 
Science and Nature

Audubon-September/October 2014, "Birds & Climate Change"WINNER
Audubon
"Birds & Climate Change," September/October 2014


Popular Science-September 2014, "Bill Nye"
FINALIST
Popular Science
"Bill Nye," September 2014


VICE-August 2014, "Coral"
FINALIST
Vice
"Coral," August 2014

 
Lifestyle 

Boys Life-September 2014, "Go, Dog. Go!"WINNER
Boys' Life
"Go, Dog. Go!," September 2014


Coastal Living-July/August 2014, "The Summer Issue"
FINALIST
Coastal Living
"The Summer Issue," July/August 2014


VICE-July 2014, "The Photo Issue"
FINALIST
VICE
"The Photo Issue," July 2014

 
Brainiest

Variety-January 2014/December 2015, "Breakfast Battle"WINNER
Variety
"Breakfast Battle," January 2014/December 2015


MIT Technology Review-September/October 2014, "What's Your Problem"
FINALIST
MIT Technology Review
"What's Your Problem," September/October 2014


Popular Science-May 2014, "The Invention Awards"
FINALIST
Popular Science
"The Invention Awards," May 2014

 
Most Delicious

Garden and Gun-August/September 2014, "Best Dishes in Dixie"WINNER
Garden & Gun
"Best Dishes in Dixie," August/September 2014


Saveur-December 2014, "Let's Celebrate"
FINALIST
Saveur
"Let's Celebrate," December 2014


Washingtonian-June 2014, "The 25 Best Burgers"
FINALIST
Washingtonian
"The 25 Best Burgers," June 2014

 
Readers' Choice Awards MOST LIKED COVER

Paper-Winter 2014, "Break the Internet: Kim Kardashian"WINNER
Paper
"Break the Internet: Kim Kardashian," Winter 2014