Educational Programs

The Zankel Scholarship

Awarded to the best student in his or her junior year.

Distinguished Educator In The Arts

Award for the highest standards of academic achievement

Summer Illustration Art Academy

Program for New York City youth ages 9-13 in collaboration with NYC Parks.

Will Eisner Scholarship

Awarded to the best of the Junior class

Student Scholarship

An annual juried exhibition for college-level art students.


Hall of fame

Artists recognized for their distinguished achievement in the art of illustration

Hamilton King Award

The best work by a Society member in the Annual Exhibition.

Richard Gangel Award

Awarded for career-long use and appreciation of illustration

Lifetime Achievement

Awarded for innovation in the field of children's book illustration


Annual Exhibition

Join the premier showcase for illustrators, now in its 62nd edition!

MoCCA Arts Festival Awards of Excellence

Recognizing the most outstanding work on view at the festival!

The Original Art

A juried exhibition celebrating the fine art of children's book illustration.

Members Open

An open exhibition for Society members

Illustration Week

November 4 - November 12