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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:

16 Telly Awards (2021) including PBS NewsHour and PBS Digital Studios

12 Peabody Award Nominations (2021) including FRONTLINE, POV, INDEPENDENT LENS, AMERICAN EXPERIENCE, ITVS and PBS NewsHour

12 Webby Award Wins, 30 Nominations and 12 Honorees (2021) including PBS KIDS Game App

1 Christopher Award (2021) for "extraORDINARY : The Bill Atkinson Story"

7 BANFF World Media festival Rockie Awards Nominations (2021) including FRONTLINE “Italy’s Frontline: A Doctor’s Diary”

1 Academy Award Nomination (2021) for POV "The Mole Agent"

6 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards Nominations and 4 Wins (2021) Including NOVA "Chasing the Moon"

5 Writers Guild Award Nominations and 1 Win (2021) for FRONTLINE "Opioids, Inc"

1 Producer Guild Award Nomination (2021) for FRONTLINE “A Thousand Cuts”

10 NAACP Image Awards Nominations and 1 Win (2021) for INDEPENDENT LENS "Mr. SOUL!"

3 GLAAD Award Nominations (2021) includingPRIDELAND and PBS KIDS

10 Kidscreen Award Nominations and 8 Wins (2021) for PBS KIDS including "Molly of Denali"

1 International Emmy Awards Nomination (2020) for FRONTLINE "For Sama"

6 Imagen Award Nominations and 3 Wins (2020) including VOCES and INDEPENDENT LENS

48 News & Documentary Emmy Award Nominations and 10 Wins (2020) including FRONTLINE and POV

6 Primetime Emmy Award Nominations (2020) including AMERICAN EXPERIENCE and INDEPENDENT LENS

18 Daytime Emmy Award Nominations and 1 Win (2020) for ODD SQUAD

12 Peabody Award Nominations and 7 Wins (2020) including POV and INDEPENDENT LENS

16 Webby Award Nominations and 8 Wins (2020)including PBS KIDS Video App

1 NAMIC Vision Award (2020)for PBS No Passport Required : Lifestyle

1 BAFTA Film Award (2020)for FRONTLINE "For Sama"

1 Academy Award®​ Nomination (2020) for FRONTLINE "For Sama"

1 GLAAD Media Award Nomination (2020) for PBS KIDS's ARTHUR

March 2021