Awards

NET Communications professionals took top national honors for the promotion campaign "Great Plains: America's Lingering Wild" in the NETA (National Educational Telecommunications Association) awards competition. Communications team members are Kristi Koser, M.J. Winquest, Larry Kubert and Diana Fujan.
NET Special Advisor Ron Hull receives the 2013 Addison E. Sheldon Memorial Award for outstanding contributions to the preservation and interpretation in the field of Nebraska History from Nebraska State Historical Society President Sheryl Schmeckpeper.
NET News journalists received seven Eric Sevareid Awards at the 2015 Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association Conference. From left: Ben Bohall, Grant Gerlock, Mike Tobias, Gavin Felix and Dennis Kellogg.
The Nebraska Broadcasters Association recently honored several NET Television, NET Radio and NET News productions with gold, silver and bronze Pinnacle Awards for excellence. NET staff members from left: Dennis Kellogg, Bill Kelly, Ryan Robertson, Grant Gerlock, Jackie Sojico, Joe Turco, Kay Hall, Christine Lesiak, Michele Wolford and Penny Costello.
NET General Manager Mark Leonard accepts a Milestone Partner Award from the Nebraska State Fair.
Associated Press Great Plains Broadcast 2014 contest winners include NET journalists from left: Ben Bohall, Jackie Sojico, Mike Tobias, Bill Kelly, Ryan Robertson, Fred Knapp, Ariana Brocious, Grant Gerlock, and Dennis Kellogg.
NET Special Advisor Ron Hull receives the 2015 Mitchell V. Charnley Award (with UNL Professor of Journalism Barney McCoy and Midwest Broadcast Jornalists Association President J.P. Skelly).

Nebraskans can be very proud of their statewide public broadcasting network.  NET is one of the most honored producers of exceptional public service Television and Radio broadcasting in the nation. A month seldom passes without recognition. For a comprehensive list of hundreds of awards representing local, regional and national accolades, visit: NET Awards Exceed 900.


Latest Awards

The 2015 Heartland Emmy® Awards Gala took place Saturday,
July 18, 2015 at the Denver Performing Arts Center.

NET Television was honored with two Emmy awards.

  

Sports – One Time Special
Concussions: Heading for Change
NET Television, Lincoln

Gavin Felix, Producer/Writer
Tyler Kersting, Videographer/Editor
Erin Green, Audio Mixer
Scott Beachler, Graphic Artist

Public/Current/Community Affairs-Program/Series/Special
Growing up Gambling
NET Television, Lincoln

Joe Turco, Producer/Writer
Pat Aylward, Videographer/Editor
Erin Green, Location Audio
Scott Beachler, Graphic Design

Director
Twirl Girls” **
Virtual Knowledge Inc., Omaha
Taylor Stein, Director
** “Twirl Girls” won an EMMY in the directing category.  Special thanks to Kay Hall, for her work as the NET Producer of the independent production of “Twirl Girls”