Honouring excellence in Canadian comics. The Wrights are named after Doug Wright (1917-1983) a cartoonist whose strip Doug Wrights Family (also known as Nipper) ran for more than 30 years across Canada and several other countries.
The Doug Wright Award prize is awarded annually to the author of the best Canadian work and the most promising talent published in English in the cartooning medium. Nominated works must be published in Canada in the calendar year for which the awards are presented. For a complete list of nominees, visit http://dougwrightawards.com/announcing-the-2020-doug-wright-award-nominees/