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PBS Receives Webby Nominations

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On Tuesday, April 2, 2019, nominees of the 23rd annual Webby Awards were announced by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), the leading international awards organization honoring excellence on the Internet. PBS, PBS Digital Studios, PBS KIDS and FRONTLINE were honored with a total of nine nominations.

All nominees are eligible to win a Webby People’s Voice Award, which is voted for online by fans across the globe. From now until April 18, supporters can cast their votes for their favorite PBS content at vote.webbyawards.com.

Winners will be announced on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, and honored at a ceremony hosted by Jenny Slate on Monday, May 13, 2019 at Cipriani on Wall Street in New York City. A full list of nominees is available at https://www.webbyawards.com/

Congratulations to the PBS nominees and honorees listed below!

 

PBS KIDS Kart Kingdom

PBS KIDS

Games | General Games: Family & Kids

 

Cat in the Hat Builds That

Random House Children’s Books

Apps, Mobile, and Voice | Apps & Mobile Sites General: Family & Kids

 

PBS Two Cents

PBS Digital Studios

Social | Social Content Series & Campaigns: How-To & DIY

 

The FRONTLINE Dispatch

FRONTLINE PBS

Podcasts | General Podcasts: Documentary

 

Ken Burns Unum

PBS

Movie & Film | Websites: General Websites

 

The Last Generation

FRONTLINE PBS

Video | Performance & Craft: Best Use of Interactive Video

 

NOURISH

Louisiana Public Broadcasting

Food & Drink | Social: Social Video Deep Look

 

Deep Look

KQED/PBS Digital Studios

Video | Video Series & Channels: Science & Education

 

If Cities Could Dance

KQED 

Social | Social Video: Arts & Entertainment

 

Honorees

 

PBS KIDS Video App

PBS KIDS

Apps, Mobile, and Voice | Apps & Mobile Sites General: Family & Kids

 

PBS Eons

PBS Digital Studios

Video | Performance & Craft: Best Writing

 

Joe Hanson

PBS Digital Studios

Video | Performance & Craft: Best Web Personality/Host

 

They reported sexual harassment. Then the retaliation began

PBS Newshour

Websites | Features & Design: Best Individual Editorial Feature - Media Company

 

AI Helps Young Man with Cerebral Palsy Find Independence

NOVA PBS

Social | Social Video: Education & Discovery

 

Great American Read (PBS) Integrated Campaign

PBS

Social | General Social: Education & Discovery

 

Great American Read (PBS) Multiplatform Campaign

PBS 

Advertising, Media & PR | Branded Content: Media & Entertainment

 

MASTERPIECE Studio

MASTERPIECE | WGBH

Podcasts | General Podcasts: Television & Film

 

If Cities Could Dance

KQED

Video | Video Series & Channels: Travel & Lifestyle

 

A Gravity-Defying Dance for Girls Everywhere

KQED

Video | General Video: Art & Experimental

 

Look Out! Chris Eckert’s Machines Are Watching You

KQED

Video | General Video: Documentary: Shortform

 

Indie Lens Storycast: The F Word

Independent Television Service (ITVS)

Video | Video Series & Channels: Documentary