American Society of Magazine Editors

ASME Best Cover Contest

Voting for the ASME Best Contest Readers’ Choice Award began on Facebook on Monday, January 13, 2014, and ends on Sunday, April 13, 2014. A new category is posted every Monday through March 17. The top 10 entries will be posted for two weeks from March 31 to April 13. The most “liked” cover will win the ASME Best Cover Contest Readers’ Choice Award. Tell your readers to “like” their favorite covers at

Facebook posting dates are:

News, Politics and Business: January 13-19
Entertainment and Celebrity: January 20-26
Science, Technology and Nature: January 27-February 2
Sports and Adventure: February 3-9
Women's Service: February 10-16
Fashion and Beauty: Febraury 17-23
Lifestyle: February 24-March 2
Brainiest: March 3-9
Most Delicious: March 10-16
Sexiest: March 17-23
Ten Most Liked Covers: March 31-April 13

ASME judges will also choose winners in each of the 10 Best Cover Contest categories. The judging is scheduled for the end of March. ASME members will then vote to choose the Cover of the Year from the 10 category winners. All ASME members are eligible to vote. The Cover of the Year and the Readers’ Choice Award winners will be announced at the ASME Annual Meeting on April 30, 2014, in New York.

Fore more information about the ASME Best Cover Contest, you can download the Call for Entries. Click here to download.

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Winners: ASME Best Cover Contest 2013