NPT received four Public Media Awards nominations for original productions, educational projects and marketing campaigns this week. Winners will be announced during the 54th Annual Public Media Awards gala on Sept. 18, 2022, as part of the NETA Conference and CPB Public Media Thought Leader Forum held virtually and in-person in Charlotte, N.C.
NPT is a finalist in the following categories:
Learning to Read: Alphabet Hunt
Jerome Moore, Jessica Best, Armondo Moralez, Megan Grisolano, Shane Burkeen, Kyle Sweet, Joe DelMerico, Rosemary Brunton, Daniel Tidwell, Becky Magura, Jim DeMarco, and MiChelle Jones
Next Door Neighbors: The Art of Healing
Shawn Anfinson, Jessica Best, Paul Mojonnier, Jim DeMarco, Shane Burkeen, Megan Grisolano, Daniel Tidwell, Becky Magura, MiChelle Jones, Jerome Moore, Joe DelMerico, Dale Baker, Michael Barbieri, and WPLN’s Nina Cardona
The $100 Founding Father
Rosemary Brunton, Shane Burkeen and Kyle Sweet, along with Allen Ovbiebo Ezigbo (social studies teacher, Margaret Allen Middle School, MNPS), Hatch Show Print’s Tori Zemer DeGrella and Celene Aubry, and teaching artists Cameron Mitchell and Michael Lapinski
OVERALL EXCELLENCE/MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS
Shane Burkeen, Joe DelMerico, MiChelle Jones, Kyle Sweet
Read the press release from NETA here.