Recent Awards


NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists

Best of the West

Public Media Journalists Association

Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards from the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA)

These entries now advance to the national Murrow competition.

The Carolyn C. Mattingly Award for Mental Health Reporting from the National Press Foundation

According to the National Press Foundation, the Mattingly Award recognizes exemplary journalism that illuminates and advances the understanding of mental health issues and treatments for the illness. Boyce won the award in recognition of his audio documentary “The Long Lonely Lake,” published as a bonus episode of CPR’s podcast “Back from Broken.” “The Long Lonely Lake” details Boyce’s own mental breakdown and his journey back to health. 

The Society of Professional Journalists Top of the Rockies Awards

Awards for CPR News (Extra Large-Newsroom Category)

Awards for Denverite (Medium Newsroom Category)

Full list of SPJ awards.

Colorado Broadcasters Association

Awards of Excellence

Certificates of Merit

Full list of CBA awards (must watch videos in order to see awards lists). 


Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards from the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA)

The Associated Press Television and Radio Awards

The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation Gracie® Award 

The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation awarded CPR reporter Jenny Brundin a Gracie® Award (News Feature - Radio Non-Commercial Local) for her work on the "Teens Under Stress" series.  The Gracies® have honored individual achievement and exemplary programming created by, for and about women in all facets of media and entertainment for 45 years.

The Society of Professional Journalists - Colorado Chapter

The Colorado Broadcasters Association


Certificates of Merit:

  • Best News Feature, Report or Series, CPR reports on bike safety in Colorado, Nathaniel Minor, Kate Schimel
  • Best News Special or Public Affairs Special, CPR’s Climate Change Variety Hour, Ryan Warner, Grace Hood, Matt Herz
  • Best Radio Podcast, CPR’s Since Columbine, Nathaniel Minor, Andrea Dukakis, Rachel Estabrook

The New York Festivals® Radio Awards

  • Personal Lives Podcast, Silver award, CPR’s "On Something," Ann Marie Awad, Brad Turner, Rebekah Romberg, Curtis Fox, Rachel Estabrook, Kevin Dale
  • Best Regularly Scheduled Talk Program, Bronze award, CPR's "Colorado Matters," Ryan Warner, Carl Bilek, Michael Elizabeth Sakas, Ben Markus, Michael Hughes