The New Paper won in the following categories at the 2014 Society for News Design (SND) Excellence Awards:

  • Features page design, for an innovative design for the Iron Man 3 movie and a one-page infographic, Know Your Minions, inspired by the movie Despicable Me 2
  • Breaking news photography, for a news photograph of the Little India riot
  • Overall redesign
  • Sports section redesign

Senior executive photojournalist Jonathan Choo won the Excellence in News Photography (Group B) at The Society of Publishers in Asia 2014 Awards for Editorial Excellence.

His photo of the Little India riot also won News Picture Of The Year at the Singapore Press Holdings' English and Malay Newspapers Division Awards last year.

Last year, TNP won SND's Award For Excellence in News Page Design.

Reporter Judith Tan won a joint-silver at the 12th Asian Media Awards from the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers.