These people have won or shared the American Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting (1948–present) or its predecessor for Telegraphic Reporting – National (1942–1947).

See also Pulitzer Prize for Correspondence winners (1929–1947) —mainly but not exclusively foreign and international correspondents— and Pulitzer Prize for Reporting winners (1917–1947).

See also Pulitzer Prize for Beat Reporting winners, people who won or shared the prizes for Specialized Reporting (1985–1990) and Beat Reporting (1991–2006). After 2006 the Board observed that various beat reporters contend for the Explanatory, Local, and National Reporting Pulitzers.