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Awards

2019

duPont Award
Kept Out
Aaron Glantz, Emmanuel Martinez, Katharine Mieszkowski and Rachel de Leon

2018

INN: The Best of Nonprofit News 2018
Immigration
Kids on the Line
Reveal Staff
Money, Power & Influence
Scientists warned this weed killer would destroy crops. EPA approved it anyway

Pulitzer Prize finalist
All Work. No Pay.
Amy Julia Harris and Shoshana Walter

Peabody finalist
Heroin(e)
Elaine McMillion Sheldon

Gracie Award
The Aftermath
Débora Silva and Olivia Merrion

Gracie Award
Her own devices: Is a contraceptive implant making us sick?
Jennifer Block and produced by Fernanda Camarena

Best of the West, first place, podcast
Up Against the Wall
Reveal

Best of the West, third place, investigative reporting
Shipbuilders
Jennifer Gollan

Society of Professional Journalists, Sigma Delta Chi award for investigative reporting
All Work. No Pay.
Amy Julia Harris and Shoshana Walter

Investigative Reporters and Editors Awards
All Work. No Pay.
Amy Julia Harris and Shoshana Walter

Selden Ring award, finalist
All Work. No Pay.
Amy Julia Harris and Shoshana Walter

Academy Award, best documentary short subject, nominee
Heroin(e)
Elaine McMillion Sheldon

2017

Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award
Russia’s New Scapegoats
Reveal and Coda Story

Al Neuharth Award for Innovation in Investigative Journalism
Portraits of a Trump Supporter
Scott Pham and Julia B. Chan

Society of Professional Journalists, Sunshine Award
State Secrets
Miranda S. Spivack

National Edward R. Murrow Award, Best News Documentary
“Dropped and dismissed: Child sex abuse lost in the system”
Reveal

National Edward R. Murrow Award, Sports Reporting
“Making the Team”
Rachel de Leon

Webby Award, best podcast, news and information
“Voting rights – and wrongs”
Reveal

Best of the West, Business and Financial Reporting
When companies hire temp workers by race, black applicants lose out
Will Evans

Paul Tobenkin Memorial Award
Standing Rock protesters to the world: ‘Gather like a windstorm’
Jenni Monet

Webby Awards, People’s Choice Award, nominee
“The man inside,” and “Voting rights – and wrongs”

IRE Philip Meyer Journalism Award, second place
How Fire Feeds
Eric Sagara, Scott Pham and Sinduja Rangarajan, and Julia Smith

2016

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Video Journalism in Feature
The Dead Unknown
Michael Schiller, GW Schulz, Rachel de Leon and Amanda Pike

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Explanatory Journalism in TV/video
Atomic Vets
Jennifer LaFleur, Amanda Pike, and David Ritsher; and Kyra Darnton of The Retro Report

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Investigative in Radio/audio
Decoding Discrimination
Will Evans and Michael Montgomery

National Edward R. Murrow Award, Small Online News Organization, Overall Excellence
Reveal

National Edward R. Murrow Award, Small Online News Organization, Video Continuing Coverage
The Dead Unknown

National Edward R. Murrow Award, Small Online News Organization, Video News Documentary
The Dead Unknown

National Edward R. Murrow Award, Small Online News Organization, Video Feature
The Secret History of American Surveillance

National Edward R. Murrow Award, Small Online News Organization, Website
Revealnews.org

News & Documentary Emmy Award, Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
“Deadly Oil Fields”
Jennifer Gollan, Amanda Pike, and David Ritsher; Sara Just and Richard Coolidge of PBS NewsHour

News & Documentary Emmy Award, New Approaches: Current News Coverage
“The Dead Unknown”

Gerald Loeb Award, Video, Finalist
“Are Bakken Oil Field Workers Dying for Cheap Gas?”
Jennifer Gollan, David Ritsher and Richard Coolidge of PBS NewsHour

Sigma Delta Chi Award, Society of Professional Journalists, Online Investigative Reporting
Post Script
Ariane Wu, Amanda Pike, Michael Corey and Murray Carpenter

Sigma Delta Chi Award, Society of Professional Journalists, Online Investigative Reporting
Rape on the Night Shift

Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting, the Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley, KQED, FRONTLINE and Univision

Sigma Delta Chi Award, Society of Professional Journalists, Public Service in Online Journalism
“Left for Dead”
G.W. Schulz, Michael Corey, Michael Montgomery and Michael I Schiller

Regional Edward R. Murrow Award, Small Online News Organization, Overall Excellence
Reveal

Regional Edward R. Murrow Award, Small Online News Organization, Video Continuing Coverage
The Dead Unknown

Regional Edward R. Murrow Award, Small Online News Organization, Video News Documentary
The Dead Unknown

Regional Edward R. Murrow Award, Small Online News Organization, Video News Series
The Dead Unknown

Regional Edward R. Murrow Award, Small Online News Organization, Video Feature
The Secret History of American Surveillance

Regional Edward R. Murrow Award, Small Online News Organization, Website
Revealnews.org

National Headliner Award; Best of show, Radio
“Inside America’s Coldest Cases”
G.W. Schulz, Michael Montgomery and Michael Corey

National Headliner Award; Health, medical and science writing, First Place
“Candyland: The Tomah VA”
Aaron Glantz

National Headliner Award;  Journalistic innovation, First Place
“Left for Dead”
G.W. Schulz, Michael Corey and Michael I. Schiller

National Headliner Award; Broadcast radio networks and syndicators documentary or public affairs, First Place
“Candyland: The Tomah VA”
Aaron Glantz

National Headliner Award; Broadcast radio networks and syndicators documentary or public affairs, First Place
“Inside America’s Coldest Cases”
G.W. Schulz, Michael Montgomery and Michael Corey

National Headliner Award; Broadcast radio networks and syndicators documentary or public affairs, Third Place
“Culture of Secrecy Leaves Door Open for Sex Abuse”
Trey Bundy, Delaney Hall and and Adithya Sambamurthy

National Headliner Award; Broadcast TV networks, cable networks and syndicators business and consumer reporting, First Place
“Investigation finds University of Phoenix paid U.S. military for preferential access”
Aaron Glantz, Adithya Sambamurthy and Richard Coolidge of PBS NewsHour

National Headliner Award; Broadcast TV networks, cable networks and syndicators business and consumer reporting, Third Place
“Why North Dakota’s oil fields are so deadly for workers”
Jennifer Gollan, Amanda Pike, and David Ritsher; Sara Just and Richard Coolidge of PBS NewsHour

20th Annual Webby Award, Online Documentary Video, Honoree
“The Dead Unknown”

National Institute for Health Care Management Foundation (NIHCM), TV and Radio Journalism Award, Finalist
Candy Land: The Tomah VA
Aaron Glantz

IRE Award, Large: Broadcast/Video — Large
Rape on the Night Shift
Reveal, The Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley, KQED, FRONTLINE and Univision

IRE Award, Innovation in Investigative Journalism — Large
Left for Dead
G.W. Schulz, Michael Corey, Emmanuel Martinez, Allison McCartney, Julia Smith, Fernando Diaz, Jennifer LaFleur, Michael Montgomery, Deborah George, Susanne Reber and Kevin Sullivan

Scripps-Howard Award, Television/Cable In-Depth National and International Coverage, Finalist
Rape on the Night Shift
Reveal, The Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley, KQED, FRONTLINE and Univision

Scripps-Howard Award, Radio In-Depth Coverage, Finalist
A Mountain of Misconduct
Laura Starecheski and Jack Rodolico of New Hampshire Public Radio

Society of American Business Editors and Writers Best in Energy, Finalist
Death in the Bakken
Jennifer Gollan

Sidney Award for the month of February
“When companies hire temp workers by race, black applicants lose out”
Will Evans, Michael Montgomery and Chip Mitchell of WBEZ

2015

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Journalist of the Year
Jennifer Gollan

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Investigative Reporting (print/text large division), First Place
In North Dakota’s Bakken oil boom, there will be blood
Jennifer Gollan

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Investigative Reporting in radio/audio, First Place
Screwed
Christina Jewett, Will Evans, Marianne McCune and Delaney Hall

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Investigative Reporting in TV/video, First Place
Rape on the Night Shift
Reveal, the Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley, KQED, FRONTLINE and Univision

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Explanatory Reporting, (print/text large division), First Place
Techsploitation
Jennifer Gollan and Matt Smith

News & Documentary Emmy Award, Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
“Who’s behind the Chinese takeover of world’s biggest pork producer?”
PBS NewsHour & The Center for Investigative Reporting

News & Documentary Emmy Award, New Approaches: Current News Coverage, Finalist
The Box
Daffodil Altan, Trey Bundy, Michael I Schiller

Online News Association, Al Neuharth Innovation in Investigative Journalism, Medium
The Dark Side of the Strawberry
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association, Knight Award for Public Service, Finalist
Criminalizing Kids
The Center for Public Integrity with Reveal Radio

Online News Association, Pro-am Student Projects, Finalist
Assault on Justice
WAMU88.5 News, Investigative Reporting Workshop and Reveal

Online News Association Award, General Excellence in Online Journalism, Medium, Finalist
Revealnews.org

Livingston Award, Excellence In National Reporting
Hired Guns
Shoshana Walter and Ryan Gabrielson

Gerald Loeb Award, Images/Visuals, Finalist
Techsploitation
Matt Smith, Jennifer Gollan and Michael I. Schiller

Gerald Loeb Award, Explanatory, Finalist
Toxic Trail
Matt Drange, Susanne Rust, Michael I. Schiller and The Guardian US Interactives Team

Society of American Business Editors and Writers Best in Business, Digital Explanatory, First Place
Toxic Trail
Matt Drange, Susanne Rust, Andrew Donohue

Society of American Business Editors and Writers Best in Business, Technology, First Place
Techsploitation
Jennifer Gollan, Matt Smith, Adithya Sambamurthy, Michael Schiller, Amy Pyle and Robert Salladay

South Asian Journalists Association, Outstanding Business story
Techsploitation
Matt Smith, Jennifer Golan & Adithya Sambamurthy

Regional Edward R. Murrow Award, Use of Video
A Brief History of the Modern Strawberry
Ariane Wu

Hillman Prize, Broadcast Media, Finalist
Hired Guns
The Center for Investigative Reporting

National Headliner Award, Journalistic Innovation, First Place
Payday California
Joanna Lin, Michael Corey and Emmanuel Martinez

National Headliner Award, Broadcast radio networks and syndicators documentary or public affairs, First Place
Coast Guard’s Deadly Accidents
G.W. Schulz

National Headliner Award, Broadcast radio networks and syndicators documentary or public affairs, Second Place
Profiting off the GI Bill
Aaron Glantz

National Headliner Award, Broadcast television networks, cable networks and syndicators documentary or series of reports on the same subject, Third Place
To Kill a Sparrow
Zohreh Soleimani, Stephanie Mechura and Sharon Tiller

National Headliner Award, Broadcast television networks, cable networks and syndicators business and consumer reporting, Third Place
Who’s Behind the Takeover of the World’s Biggest Pork Producer?
Nathan Halverson, Amanda Pike and Sharon Tiller

The Webby Awards, Online Film & Video/Animation — Honoree
The Box: Teens in Solitary Confinement in U.S. Jails, Prisons and Juvenile Halls
The Center for Investigative Reporting

IRE Award, Multiplatform — Large, Finalist
Subsidized Squalor
The Center for Investigative Reporting, San Francisco Chronicle, KQED News, RAW Talent, The Off/Page Project

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, James Madison Freedom of Information Award
Female inmates sterilized in California prisons without approval
Corey G. Johnson

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, James Madison Freedom of Information Award
Toxic Trail
Matt Drange, Susanne Rust, partnering with the Guardian US interactive team

2014

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Public Service Award
The VA’s Opiate Overload
Aaron Glantz, Adithya Sambamurthy, Aaron Williams and Agustin Armendariz

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Data Visualization
Subsidized Squalor
The Center for Investigative Reporting, San Francisco Chronicle and KQED

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Investigative (print/text large division)
Rehab Racket
Christina Jewett and Will Evans of The Center for Investigative Reporting and Scott Zamost and Drew Griffin of CNN

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Video Journalism (video journalism essay)
The Box
Trey Bundy, Daffodil J. Altan, Anna Vignet and Michael I Schiller

Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, Grand Prize
Rape in the Fields
The Center for Investigative Reporting, Investigative Reporting Program at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, FRONTLINE and Univision

Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, Domestic TV
Rape in the Fields
The Center for Investigative Reporting, Investigative Reporting Program at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, FRONTLINE and Univision

IRE Award, Broadcast/Video – Large
Rehab Racket
The Center for Investigative Reporting and CNN

IRE Award, Multiplatform – Large, Finalist
Rehab Racket
The Center for Investigative Reporting and CNN

IRE Award, Radio/Audio, Finalist
Reveal: The VA’s Opiate Overload
The Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX

George Foster Peabody Award
Reveal: The VA’s Opiate Overload
The Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX

American Society of News Editors Award, Local Accountability Reporting, Finalist
Rehab Racket
The Center for Investigative Reporting and CNN

Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting, Finalist
Rape in the Fields
The Center for Investigative Reporting, Investigative Reporting Program at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, FRONTLINE and Univision

Taylor Family Fairness Award, Finalist
America’s Worst Charities
Tampa Bay Times and The Center for Investigative Reporting

2013

Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award
Broken Shield
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award
Rape in the Fields
The Center for Investigative Reporting, UC Berkeley IRP, Frontline and Univision

News & Documentary Emmy Award, New Approaches: Current News Coverage
“In Jennifer’s Room”
Ryan Gabrielson, Carrie Ching, Marina Luz

Barlett & Steele Awards for Investigative Business Journalism, Gold
America’s Worst Charities
Kris Hundley and Kendall Taggart in a joint project of the Tampa Bay Times and The Center for Investigative Reporting,

George Polk Award, State Reporting
Broken Shield
Ryan Gabrielson

IRE Gannett Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism
Broken Shield

IRE Award, Multiplatform, Medium
Broken Shield
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Pulitzer Prize, Public Service, Finalist
Broken Shield
California Watch

Online News Association Award, Topical Reporting, Medium
Returning Home to Battle
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association, Gannett Foundation Award for Innovative Investigative Journalism, Medium, Finalist
Returning Home to Battle
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association, Gannett Foundation Award for Watchdog Journalism, Finalist
Broken Shield
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association Award, Feature, Medium, Finalist
In Jennifer’s Room
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Radio Television Digital News Association’s National Edward R. Murrow Award, Investigative Reporting, Large Market Radio
Broken Shield
The Center for Investigative Reporting and KQED

Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism, Multimedia
Broken Shield
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Katherine Schneider Journalism Award for Excellence in Reporting on Disability
Broken Shield
The Center for Investigative Reporting, Ryan Gabrielson, Carrie Ching and Marina Luz

Al Nakkula Award
Broken Shield
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Military Reporters and Editors Award – Online
Returning Home to Battle
Aaron Glantz with Shane Shifflett

Gracie Award, Outstanding Online Investigative Program or Feature
In Jennifer’s Room
The Center for Investigative Reporting

California Journalism Awards, Excellence in Radio Reporting
Farmworkers Face Rape
Sasha Khokha & Grace Rubenstein, KQED and the Center for Investigative Reporting

National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association Excellence in Public Awareness Award
Rehab Racket
The Center for Investigative Reporting and CNN

Sigma Delta Chi Award, Society of Professional Journalists, Documentaries, Large-Market Station
Heat and Harvest
KQED and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Sigma Delta Chi Award, Society of Professional Journalists, Audio Slide Show
Suburban Junkies
The Center for Investigative Reporting and KQED

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, James Madison Freedom of Information Award, Professional Journalist
Jennifer Gollan and Shane Shifflett

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Excellence in Journalism Award, Explanatory Journalism (radio/audio)
Rape in the Fields
Sasha Khokha, Grace Rubenstein and Patricia Flynn of KQED; Bernice Yeung of The Center for Investigative Reporting; and the Investigative Reporting Program at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Excellence in Journalism Award, Feature Storytelling (TV/video)
In Jennifer’s Room
Carrie Ching, Ryan Gabrielson and Marina Luz

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Excellence in Journalism Award, Explanatory Journalism (TV/video)
The Hidden Cost of Hamburgers
Carrie Ching, Sarah Terry-Cobo and Arthur Jones

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Excellence in Journalism Award, Journalism Innovation (all media)
Carrie Ching

Mimi Award, Honorable Mention
Amy Pyle

2012

MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions
The Center for Investigative Reporting

George Polk Award, Medical Reporting
Decoding Prime
Lance Williams, Christina Jewett and Stephen K. Doig

IRE Medal
On Shaky Ground
California Watch and KQED

IRE Gannett Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism
On Shaky Ground
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Scripps Howard Foundation Roy W. Howard Award, Public Service
On Shaky Ground
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Pulitzer Prize, Local Reporting, Finalist
On Shaky Ground
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

IRE Award, Multiplatform, Medium, Finalist
Decoding Prime
California Watch, Lance Williams, Christina Jewett, Stephen K. Doig

National Headliner Award, Online-only Website
California Watch
California Watch

National Headliner Award, Health, Medical and Science Writing, Second Place
Decoding Prime
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association Award, General Excellence in Online Journalism, Medium
California Watch
California Watch

Online News Association, Gannett Foundation Award for Innovative Investigative Journalism, Medium
Broken Shield
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association, Gannett Foundation Award for Innovative Investigative Journalism, Medium, Finalist
Decoding Prime
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association, Knight Award for Public Service, Finalist
Broken Shield
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association Award, Topical Reporting, Medium, Finalist
California Lost
California Watch

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Journalist of the Year
Returning Home to Battle
Aaron Glantz

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Public Service
Vocational Schools
Jennifer Gollan

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Investigative, Multimedia Daily
Republic of Cannabis
KQED and The Center for Investigative Reporting

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Explanatory, Multimedia Non-daily
Suspect America
The Center for Investigative Reporting

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Feature Storytelling, Multimedia Non-Daily
Manner of Death: Undetermined
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

2011

Daniel Pearl Award for Outstanding International Investigative Reporting, U.S.
The Price of Sex
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association, Knight Award for Public Service, Finalist
On Shaky Ground
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association Award, Online Video Journalism, Small Site, finalist
The Price of Gas
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association Award, General Excellence in Online Journalism, Small Site, finalist
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association Award, Specialty Site Journalism, Affiliated, finalist
The Civil Rights Cold Case Project
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Paperny Films

Online News Association, Gannett Foundation Award for Innovative Investigative Journalism, Small Site, finalist
On Shaky Ground
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Nestor Almendros Award, Human Rights Watch Film Festival
The Price of Sex
Mimi Chakarova and The Center for Investigative Reporting

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Journalism Innovation
California Watch
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Explanatory Journalism
The Price of Gas
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

2010

Online News Association Award, General Excellence in Online Journalism, Micro Site
California Watch and The Center for Investigative Reporting

California Newspaper Publishers Association, Investigative/Enterprise Reporting, first place
The Chauncey Bailey Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project

University of Georgia McGill Medal for Journalistic Courage
The Chauncey Bailey Project
Thomas Peele, Josh Richman, Mary Fricker, Bob Butler

2009

Online News Association, Knight Award for Public Service
The Chauncey Bailey Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project

Online News Association, Investigative Journalism, Small Site
The Chauncey Bailey Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project

Paul Tobenkin Memorial Award, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
The Chauncey Bailey Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project

National Association of Black Journalists, Community Service Award
The Chauncey Bailey Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project

National Association of Black Journalists, Best New Media Online Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project

National Association of Black Journalists, Best Investigative Reporting Project, Newspapers With Circulation of More Than 150,000
The Chauncey Bailey Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project

Bay Area Black Journalists Association, Community Service Award
The Chauncey Bailey Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project

Organization of American Historians Erik Barnouw Award
Banished
Marco Williams and The Center for Investigative Reporting

2008

IRE Award for Newspapers, Circulation 100,000-250,000
The Chauncey Bailey Project
Oakland Tribune and The Chauncey Bailey Project

National Association of Black Journalists, Best Practices Award
The Chauncey Bailey Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, James Madison Freedom of Information Award
The Chauncey Bailey Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project

California First Amendment Coalition, Beacon Award
The Chauncey Bailey Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, James Madison Freedom of Information Award, Norwin S. Yoffie Career Achievement Award
Dan Noyes

National Pollution Prevention Roundtable, Most Valuable Pollution Prevention Award
Mark Schapiro

2007

IRE Tom Renner Award
The Chauncey Bailey Project
The Chauncey Bailey Project

Miami International Film Festival Award, World & Ibero-American Cinema Competition
Banished
Marco Williams and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Full Frame Documentary Festival Spectrum Award
Banished
Marco Williams and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Society for Visual Anthropology, Award of Commendation
Banished
Marco Williams and The Center for Investigative Reporting

Council on Foundations and Grantmakers in Film & Electronic Media – Henry Hampton Award for Excellence in Film & Digital Media
Banished
Marco Williams and The Center for Investigative Reporting

2006

IRE Tom Renner Award, IRE Medal
Nuestra Familia, Our Family
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Online News Association, Investigative Journalism, Small Site, Finalist
Conflicts on the Bench
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, James Madison Freedom of Information Award, Distinguished Service
The Center for Investigative Reporting

American Bar Association, Silver Gavel Award, Honorable Mention
Reasonable Doubt: Can Crime Labs Be Trusted?
The Center for Investigative Reporting and CNN

2005

Nominated for News & Documentary Emmy Award, Outstanding Investigative Journalism, Long Form
No Place to Hide
The Center for Investigative Reporting and ABC News

Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award, Finalist
Spoils of War
Marketplace, American Public Media and Mark Schapiro

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, James Madison Freedom of Information Award, Norwin S. Yoffie Career Achievement Award
Lowell Bergman

National Council on Crime and Delinquency, Prevention for a Safer Society Award
Reasonable Doubt: Can Crime Labs Be Trusted?
The Center for Investigative Reporting and CNN

2002

IRE Award, Online Category
Gunrunners
The Center for Investigative Reporting

WorldFest Houston International Film Festival, Gold Remi Award
GunShots
The Center for Investigative Reporting

2001

Sigma Delta Chi Award, Society of Professional Journalists, Documentaries/Television
GunShots
The Center for Investigative Reporting, KQED and theRake.com

WorldFest Houston International Film Festival, Gold Remi Award
The Battle Over School Choice
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

WorldFest Houston International Film Festival, Silver Remi Award
The Future of War
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

2000

Education Writers Association, First Prize, Television, Hard News and Investigative
The Battle Over School Choice
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

WorldFest Houston International Film Festival, Gold Remi Award
Justice for Sale
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Chicago International Film Festival, Television Production, Investigative Reporting, News/Documentary, Silver Plaque
The Future of War
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

1999

Nominated for News & Documentary Emmy Award
Justice for Sale
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

WorldFest Houston International Film Festival, Gold Remi Award
Fooling with Nature
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Council on International Nontheatrical Events (CINE), Golden Eagle Award
Fooling with Nature
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

1998

WorldFest Houston International Film Festival, Bronze Award
Hot Guns
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

National Educational Film and Video Festival, Bronze Apple Award
Hot Guns
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

1997

News & Documentary Emmy Award, Outstanding Coverage of a Continuing News Story
Hot Guns
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Chicago International Film Festival, Television Production, Documentary, Social/Political, Silver Plaque
Hot Guns
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

IRE Award, Books
Secrets: The CIA’s War At Home
The Center for Investigative Reporting and University of California Press

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, James Madison Freedom of Information Award, Reference
Paper Trails
Stephen Levine and Barbara T. Newcombe

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, Excellence in Journalism Award, Journalistic Enterprise
The Center for Investigative Reporting

National Council on Crime and Delinquency, Prevention for a Safer Society Award
The Center for Investigative Reporting

1996

Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award
School Colors
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

1995

National Press Club Award for Consumer Reporting
Who’s Watching the Watchdog
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Income Opportunities magazine

1994

Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award
The Best Campaign Money Can Buy
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, James Madison Freedom of Information Award, Career/Lifetime Achievement
Angus Mackenzie

1993

National Educational Film and Video Festival, Gold Apple Award
The Heartbeat of America
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Council on International Nontheatrical Events (CINE), Golden Eagle Award
The Best Campaign Money Can Buy
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

National Educational Film and Video Festival, Bronze Apple Award
The Best Campaign Money Can Buy
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Council on International Nontheatrical Events (CINE), Golden Eagle Award
The Politics of Power
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

National Educational Film and Video Festival, Bronze Apple Award
The Politics of Power
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

National Educational Film and Video Festival, Silver Apple Award
Your Loan is Denied
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

American Bar Association Silver Gavel Award, Television
Your Loan is Denied
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

American Bar Association Silver Gavel Award, Radio
Your Loan is Denied
The Center for Investigative Reporting and APR Soundprint

1992

National Educational Film and Video Festival, Gold Apple Award
The Great American Bailout
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

American Film and Video Festival, Red Ribbon Award
The Great American Bailout
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Columbus International Film and Video Festival, Bronze Plaque
The Great American Bailout
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Chicago International Film Festival, Television Production, Public Affairs/Political, Silver Plaque
The Great American Bailout
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

National Black Programming Consortium Annual International Video and Film Festival, Runner-up
Your Loan is Denied
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Chicago International Film Festival, Television Production, Public Affairs/Political, Gold Plaque
Your Loan is Denied
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Columbus International Film and Video Festival, Bronze Plaque
Your Loan is Denied
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, James Madison Freedom of Information Award, Librarian
Barbara T. Newcombe

National Media Alliance Meritorious Achievement, Larry Lee Award for Excellence in Television
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

1991

George Polk Award, National Television
The Great American Bailout
Glenn Silber, Robert Krulwich, David Fanning and Sharon Tiller

IRE Award, Television, Larger Markets
The Great American Bailout
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Best Censored Story Award
The Great American Bailout
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, Excellence in Financial Journalism Award
The Great American Bailout
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Thomas M. Storke International Journalism Awards (World Affairs Council of Northern California), Special Award of Excellence
Global Dumping Ground
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

Council on International Nontheatrical Events (CINE), Golden Eagle Award
Global Dumping Ground
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

National Educational Film and Video Festival, Gold Apple Award
Global Dumping Ground
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

WorldFest Houston International Film Festival, Bronze Remi Award
Global Dumping Ground
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Frontline

1990

Best Censored Story Award
Toxic Fuel
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Common Cause Magazine

1989

National Press Club, First Place, Print, Best Consumer Journalism
When to Worry About Generics
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Hippocrates Magazine

American Chiropractic Association, Health Journalism, Bronze Award
When to Worry About Generics
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Hippocrates Magazine

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, James Madison Freedom of Information Award, Journalist
Angus Mackenzie

1988

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, James Madison Freedom of Information Award, Freedom of Information Project
The Center for Investigative Reporting

American Chiropractic Association, Distinguished Health Journalism Award
When Hands-On Journalism Hurts: A Newsroom Hazard Called RSI
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Columbia Journalism Review

1987

Northern California Emmy Award, Investigative Reporting
Private Spies
The Center for Investigative Reporting and KRON-TV

Northern California Emmy Award, Investigative Reporting
Heat on the Left
The Center for Investigative Reporting and KRON-TV

Top Best Censored Story Award
Heat on the Left

Columbia Journalism Review Laurel
Heat on the Left
The Center for Investigative Reporting and KRON-TV

Thomas M. Storke International Journalism Awards (World Affairs Council of Northern California)
Scrutiny of the Bounty: The Chemical Fog Over Mexico’s Farmworkers
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Thomas M. Storke International Journalism Awards (World Affairs Council of Northern California)
Enter the Dragon
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Best Censored Story Award
The Export of U.S. Toxic Wastes
The Center for Investigative Reporting and The Nation

1986

IRE Award, Books
Yakuza: The Explosive Account of Japan’s Criminal Underworld
David E. Kaplan and Alec Dubro

World Affairs Council International Journalism Award
Shadowed Lives
The Center for Investigative Reporting and San Francisco Examiner Magazine

1985

People for the American Way First Amendment Award
Fit to be Tied
The Center for Investigative Reporting and The Quill

Best Censored Story Award
Dead End in Silicon Valley: The High Tech Future Doesn’t Work
The Center for Investigative Reporting and The Progressive

World Affairs Council International Journalism Award
The Dirty War
The Center for Investigative Reporting and 60 Minutes

World Affairs Council International Journalism Award
After the Terror: The First Shaky Steps of the New Argentina
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Mother Jones

1983

World Affairs Council International Journalism Award
When Incidents are Accidents
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Oceans magazine

Best Censored Story Award
When Incidents are Accidents
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Oceans magazine

1982

IRE Award, Magazine
The Illusion of Safety
Mark Dowie, Douglas Foster, Carolyn Marshall, David Weir and Jonathon King

Sigma Delta Chi Award, Society of Professional Journalists
The Illusion of Safety
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Mother Jones

Top Best Censored Story Award
The Illusion of Safety
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Mother Jones

1981

IRE Award, Magazine
Citizen Scaife
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Columbia Journalism Review

Best Censored Story Award
Circle of Poison
The Center for Investigative Reporting

Best Censored Story Award
Where the Bombs Are
The Center for Investigative Reporting and New West Magazine

1980

National Magazine Award, Reporting Excellence
The Corporate Crime of the Century
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Mother Jones

1979

National Magazine Award, Reporting Excellence
The Boomerang Crime
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Mother Jones

Best Censored Story Award
The Boomerang Crime
The Center for Investigative Reporting and Mother Jones

The Clarion Award
Nuclear Nightmare
The Center for Investigative Reporting, New West Magazine and New York Magazine

National Press Club Award
The Most Captive Consumers
The Center for Investigative Reporting and The Progressive