The John Locher Memorial Award for best college editorial cartoonist entry date is March 15. The winner receives a $1,000 cash prize as well as all-expense paid trip to this year’s Association of American Editorial Cartoonists convention hosted in Salt Lake City, UT.
There is a $10 entry fee. Entrants must be 25 or younger and undergraduates in a college or university in Canada, the US or Mexico. Visit the AAEC website for rules and entry form.
The award was named after John Locher, the son of Dick and Mary Locher. Dick is a Pulitzer-prize-winning editorial cartoonist with the Chicago Tribune and former cartoonist for the Dick Tracy comic strip.