This year the portfolio showcase award winner its Oge Mora, who is the first-ever Student Illustrator Scholarship winner as well. That's a first for the SCBWI. She wins a trip to NYC and meetings with art directors there.
Honors went to these talented artists.
The SCBWI also awarded mentorships to Susie Ghahremani, Katie Carberry, Shahrzad Maydani, Sansu Joh, Liz Wong and Alison Farrell. The award is meant to help promising artists achieve a new level of success.