Awards and Recognition

Pennsylvania PBS stations receive regional and national recognition from a variety of associations and organizations.  Congratulations to everyone involved in upholding a tradition of excellence in public media.

Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Award recipients

Collectively, the Pennsylvania PBS stations received 10 awards from the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Television Academy during the virtual ceremony on September 25.

WQED received six awards including the award for Overall Excellence – their 6th year of being honored with this prestigious award.

WHYY and WLVT programs and staff also received multiple awards.

As part of the September 25 program, these television professionals were inducted into the Silver Circle and Gold Circle Societies, recognizing their contributions to the television industry:

  • Jessica Lee, Director of Multimedia Design at WLVT- inducted into the Silver Circle Society for 25 years
  • Paul Byers, Engineer for WQED – inducted into the Gold Circle Society for 50 years
Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards Sept 2021
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