PBS is a consistent leader in television’s most prestigious competitions. Some of the major awards and nominations PBS has received in the last year include:
17 Daytime Emmy Awards (42nd Annual), including 10 for PBS KIDS programming
4 Primetime Emmy Awards (67th Annual), including HOW WE GOT TO NOW WITH STEVEN JOHNSON, LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," MASTERPIECE "Downton Abbey" and THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY
17 News & Documentary Emmy Awards (36th Annual), more than any other organization, including four for FRONTLINE, three for NATURE, and two each for INDEPENDENT LENS, PBS NEWSHOUR and POV
4 George Foster Peabody Awards (74th Annual), including recognition for FRONTLINE "United States of Secrets," AMERICAN EXPERIENCE "Freedom Summer," INDEPENDENT LENS "Brakeless" and POV "American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs"
1 Academy Award nomination (88th Annual) for POV "The Look of Silence"
1 Golden Globe Award (73rd Annual) for MASTERPIECE "Wolf Hall"
3 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards (2016) for CANCER: THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES, FRONTLINE "Growing Up Trans," and a shared honor for FRONTLINE's "Ebola Outbreak" and "Outbreak"
1 George Polk Award for Documentary Film (2015) for POV "Return to Homs"
4 Television Critics Association Award nominations (2015) for FRONTLINE, MASTERPIECE "Wolf Hall" and two for PBS KIDS series
1 Screen Actors Guild Award (22nd Annual), for the cast of MASTERPIECE "Downton Abbey"
1 NAACP Image Awards (47th Annual) for INDEPENDENT LENS "The Black Panthers - Vanguard of the Revolution"
3 Imagen Awards (30th Annual) for AMERICA BY THE NUMBERS WITH MARIA HINOJOSA, OH NOAH! and VOCES "Children of Giant"
5 IDA Documentary Awards (31st Annual), including four for INDEPENDENT LENS
2 Writers Guild of America Awards (2015) for FRONTLINE and NOVA
1 Banff World Media Festival Rockie Award (2015) for ODD SQUAD
6 James Beard Foundation Award nominations (2016), including two for A CHEF'S LIFE
6 Parents' Choice Awards, Television (2016), including gold awards for ODD SQUAD, PEG + CAT, DANIEL TIGER'S NEIGHBORHOOD and SCIGIRLS
5 Parents' Choice Awards, Mobile Apps (2016), including a gold award for Explore Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
2 Parents' Choice Awards, Website (2016), including a Gold Award for SCIGIRLS
1 Webby Awards (2015) for PBS Digital Studios series "Shanks FX"
15 Kidscreen Awards (2016), including three for PBS KIDS