2018

The David L. Goodis Award: Walter Mosley (author)

The Jay and Deen Kogan Award for Excellence: Max Rudin (publisher, The Library of America)

The Anne Friedberg Award for Contributions to Noir and Its Preservation: Dana Polan (author and professor)

 

2016

The David L. Goodis Award: Aurélien Masson (editorial director, Série Noire, Éditions Gallimard)

The Jay and Deen Kogan Award for Excellence: Charles Ardai (author and publisher, Hard Case Crime) and Stona Fitch (author and publisher, Concord Free Press)

The Anne Friedberg Award for Contributions to Noir and Its Preservation: Barry Gifford (author, screenwriter, and publisher, Black Lizard)

 

2014

The David L. Goodis Award: Fuminori Nakamura (author)

The Jay and Deen Kogan Award for Excellence: Bronwen Hruska (publisher, Soho Press)

The Anne Friedberg Award for Contributions to Noir and Its Preservation: Eddie Muller (author; publisher, Black Pool Productions; and founder and president, Film Noir Foundation)

 

2012

The David L. Goodis Award: Lawrence Block (author)

The Jay and Deen Kogan Award for Excellence: Otto Penzler (author, historian, and publisher, The Mysterious Press)

 

2010

The David L. Goodis Award: George Pelecanos (author) 

The Jay and Deen Kogan Award for Excellence: Johnny Temple (publisher and editor, Akashic Books)

 

2008

The David L. Goodis Award: Ken Bruen (author)

The Jay and Deen Kogan Award for Excellence: Dennis McMillan (publisher, Dennis McMillan Publications)