• To recognize outstanding individuals involved in public broadcasting for their innovation and creativity.
  • To inspire others involved in public broadcasting to greater achievement in the field of public radio and television.
  • To foster an exchange of innovative, creative ideas and solutions among public broadcasters.
  • To increase awareness of public broadcasting and the contributions talented individuals make to the industry statewide.


Professionals and/or volunteers that are involved in Michigan public radio or television are eligible for nomination. Nominations can be made by colleagues, supervisors and/or station managers.

Activities for which the person is nominated may be long-term, to recognize lifetime contributions to public broadcasting, or more recent, to reflect a concentrated period of achievement.

Nomination Process

All nominations must be made electronically on the form below.  Nominations must be received by April 30 to be considered for the current awards year.

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