KMVT 15 National & Regional Awards (1987 - present)


2014 Hometown Video Awards

+ Honorable Mention:

Did You Know KMVT is a Community Resource
Producers: Lucas Herrera & Shelley Wolfe
Youtube Link


2014 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS:

Access Program promo - Professional, Producer Name: Lucas Herrera & Shelley Wolfe
Entry Title: Did You Know KMVT is a Community Resource Youtube Link


2013 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS:

Programs by Youth Community Producer, Producer Name: Alex Lo
Entry Title: The Studio: http://youtu.be/_1XiPxKyMlg

+ FINALISTS:

Documentary Events Community Producer, Producer Name: John A. Vink
Entry Title: Burning Man: http://youtu.be/X_SnHFKbrHI

Documentary Profile Community Producer, Producer Name: John A. Vink
Entry Title: Lawrence Gowan: http://youtu.be/SMWObAJqoZQ

Informational - Lifestyle Community Producer, Producer Name: John A. Vink
Entry Title: Prostate Cancer: http://youtu.be/Uv3HYG4i9jE

Inspirational / Religious Community Producer, Producer Name: John A. Vink
Entry Title: Judaism: http://youtu.be/7FLUH9E1Z_4

Inspirational / Religious Community Producer, Producer Name: Mel Van Dusen
Entry Title: Another Look at Near-Death Experiences: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UjK16rKJiuQ&list=PL858053543BBB2444&index=175

Music Programming Community Producer, Producer Name: Philip Lenihan
Entry Title: Irish Bagpipes: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0IW1yLHY6E0

Programs by / for Seniors Community Producer, Producer Name: Philip Lenihan, Entry Title: Senior Housing - Choices Ahead: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wP18jpiUsbA&list=PL59380B966A94C613&index=19

Programs by Youth Community Producer, Producer Name: Alex Lo
Entry Title: The Studio: http://youtu.be/_1XiPxKyMlg

Talk Show - Issues Community Producer, Producer Name: Kamla Bhatt
Entry Title: Tech Start-up Motion Math's Gabriel Adauto: http://youtu.be/ziFRSb5zXxg

Talk Show - Entertainment Community Producer, Producer Name: John A. Vink
Entry Title: Jim Short: http://youtu.be/Yp2fbx7vfRE

Talk Show - Entertainment Community Producer, Producer Name: Kamla Bhatt
Entry Title: Love Hacking's Jenni Nelson: http://youtu.be/CqaIInOG-gU

Informational - Culture Community Producer, Producer Name: Kamla Bhatt
Entry Title: Ivan Jaigirdar on 3rd I San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival: http://youtu.be/cKRdo16-RUo


2012 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS:

14 - Documentary Issues - Community Producer

John Wants Answers - Being Gay
Producer: John Vink

20 - Seniors - Community Producer

From Lucille Ball to Audiology & Everything in Between
Producer: Val Jeffery & Ernie Piini

25 - Program Channel Promo- Professional Producer

Who is KMVT?
Producer: Lucas Herrera & Shelley Wolfe

+ FINALISTS:

04_Culture Entry Title: The Education of a Musical Prodigy Producer Name: Susan Man Co Producer: Linda Carey Kunnath

07_Sports_Coverage Entry Title: St. Francis vs Willow Glen Football Producer Name: Bobby Chastain

08_Sports_Entertainment Entry Title: What's Up Wit' That? Quidditch Producer Name: Andrew T. Willyoung Co Producer: Loretta Beavers

09_Live Entry Title: John Wants Answers - Bone Marrow Producer Name: John A. Vink

09_Live,14_Documentary_Issues Entry Title: John Wants Answers - Being Gay Producer Name: John A. Vink

10_Entertainment_Variety Entry Title: GroWiser Band Producer Name: Jennylyn Gleave

13_Documentary_Events Entry Title: Carlo Marchiori's Ca'Toga Producer Name: Mel Van Dusen

18_By_Youth Entry Title: Hello Dali and Andy's Pet Shop Producer Name: Alex Lo

20_Seniors Entry Title: From Lucille Ball to Audiology & Everything in Between Producer Name: Val Jeffery Co Producer: Ernie Piini

22_Inspirational_Religious Entry Title: Seeking the Divine Within Producer Name: Mel Van Dusen

25_Program_Channel_Promo Entry Title: KMVT Youth Camps Promo Producer Name: Lucas Herrera Co Producer: Shelley Wolfe

25_Program_Channel_Promo Entry Title: Who is KMVT? Producer Name: Shelley Wolfe Co Producer: Lucas Herrera

28_Magazine Entry Title: John Wants Answers - Dental Hygiene and the Netherlands Producer Name: John A. Vink

29_Music_Programming Entry Title: Swara Lahari Producer Name: Santa Dasu Co Producer: Shobana Swam


2011 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS:

22 - Inspirational/Religious Programming - Community Producer

Fakir
Producer: Mel Van Dusen

28 - Magazine - Community Producer

What the !@#$? (WTF)
Producer: Jim Twu

+ FINALISTS:

5 - Informational � Lifestyle - Community Producer

Fakir
Producer: Mel Van Dusen

10 - Entertainment/Variety Programming - Community Producer

What's Up Wit' That? Go-Go Dancing
Producer: Andrew T. Willyoung
Co-Producer: Loretta Beavers

12 - Talk Show - Entertainment - Community Producer

Interview with Rock & Roll Nuns
Producer: Jennylyn L Gleave

Fakir
Producer: Mel Van Dusen

17 - Educational Access - Community Producer

What's Up Wit' That? Autism in the Classroom
Producer: Andrew T. Willyoung
Co-Producer: Loretta Beavers

23 - Special Audience Programming - Community Producer

Fakir
Producer: Mel Van Dusen


2011 Hometown Video Awards

+ HONORABLE MENTION:

Making A Difference
“What’s Up Wit’ That? Americans for Safe Access”
Andrew Willyoung & Loretta Beavers
Sunnyvale, CA


2010 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS:

Free Speech / Activism Award - Comm. Producer
What’s Up Wit’ That? - Americans for Safe Access
Producer: Andrew Willyoung and Loretta Beavers

Live / Live-to-Tape - Community Producer
King's Connections - Highlander Warriors
Producer: Rusty King

Talk Show Entertainment - Community Producer
King's Connections - Highlander Warriors
Producer: Rusty King

Programming for Youth and Families - Community Producer
King's Connections - Kids Connections
Producer: Rusty King

Music Programming - Community Producer
Swara Lahari
Producer: Santa Dasu

Sprots Coverage - Professional
KMVT Sports - Football St. Francis vs. Junipero Serra
Producer: Bobby Chastain

+ FINALIST:

Informational / Activities - Community Producer
Peregrine Falcon - Saved!
Producer: Val Jeffery

Sports Entertainment - Community Producer
What's Up Wit' That? - Aquamaids Swim for the Gold
Producer: Andrew Willyoung and Loretta Beavers

Special Audience Programming - Community Producer
What's Up Wit' That? - Zombies
Producer: Andrew Willyoung and Loretta Beavers

Talk Show / Entertainment - Community Producer
Christmas with Serendipity
Producer: Val Jeffery

Documentary Profile - Community Producer
King's Connections - Highlander Warriors
Producer: Rusty King

Talk Show / Entertainment - Community Producer
Present! - The Rosicrucian Order
Producer: Mel Van Dusen

Inspirational / Religious Programming - Community Producer
Present! - The Rosicrucian Order
Producer: Mel Van Dusen

Programming by/for Seniors - Community Producers
Alzheimer's: Talk to me
Producer: Val Jeffery

Special Audience Programming - Community Producer
Alzheimer's: Talk to me
Producer: Val Jeffery

Public Service Announcement - Professional
Shop Local
Producer: Naomi Ture


2010 Hometown Video Awards

+ WINNERS

Entertainment Talk Show - Non-professionall
King's Connection - Highlander Warrior
Producer: Rusty King

Instructional / Training - Non-professional
Green Tips: 10 Simple Tips to Going Green In Your Home
Producer: Naomi Ture and Beth Worthy

Short Subject - Non-professional
Present! - Linotype Demonstration
Producer: Mel Val Dusen


2009 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS

Free Speech / Activism Award - Comm. Producer “What’s Up Wit’ That? Bone Marrow Donation”
Andrew Willyoung and Loretta Beavers

Music Programming - Professional
Stranger Music TV - Grab Bag 2009
Josh Young

Special Audience Prog. - Community Producer
"What's Up Wit' That? TransGender San Francisco"
Andrew Willyoung and Loretta Beavers

Educational Access � Community Producer
"Green Tips: 10 Tips to Green your Home"
Naomi Ture and Elizabeth Worthy

Documentary Profile � Professional
"The Touch of Touch"
Naomi Ture and Sharlene Yang

+ FINALIST:

Community Event - Community
Outlook Video Show #254
Producer: Kim Lawson
Co-Producer: Eric Chong

Community Issues - Community
"What's Up Wit' That? Vagina Warriors"
Producer: Andrew Willyoung
Co-Producer: Loretta Beavers

Informational - Lifestyle - Professional
"Who are We?" PA Red Cross
Producer: Brian Szabo
Co-Producer: Sharlene Yang

Sports Coverage - Professional
"Boys Basketball CCSS Division II Finals"
Producer: Bobby Chastain

Live or Live-to-Tape - Community
Quality Guitars - Retro to Modern
Producer: Rusty King

Live or Live-to-Tape Professional
"LIVE Local Election Night Coverage"
Producer: Bobby Chastain
Co-Producer: Naomi Ture

Talk Show - Entertainment - Community
Are We Alone?
Producer: Mel Van Dusen

Talk Show - Entertainment - Community
Quality Guitars - Retro to Modern
Producer: Rusty King

Educational Access Community
"What's Up Wit' That? Child Advocates"
Producer: Andrew Willyoung
Co-Producer: Loretta Beavers

Program/Channel Promo - Professional
"KMVT Singing Promo"
Producer: Brian Szabo

Experimental/Innovative - Community
Linotype Demonstration
Producer: Mel Van Dusen

Magazine - Community
Outlook Video Show #249
Producer: Kim Lawson
Co-Producer: Eric Chong

Magazine - Community
Outlook Video Show #250
Producer: Kim Lawson
Co-Producer: Eric Chong


2009 Hometown Video Awards

+ WINNERS:

Gay/Lesbian - Non-Professional
Outlook Video show # 245
Kim Lawson and Eric Chong
San Jose, CA

Informational Talk Show - Non-Professional
Parents, Families & Friends #0808
Windsor Smith, Paul Clifford, and PFLAG San Jose/Peninsula
Sunnyvale, CA

Sports Entertainment - Non-Professional
What's Up Wit That: Tai Chi
Andrew T. Willyoung and Loretta Beavers
Sunnyvale, CA

Honorable mention

Informational Talk Show - Non-Professional
Coming Home
Mel Van Dusen
Cupertino, CA


2008 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS

Winner - Performing Arts Coverage - Community
Swara Lahari

Winner - Community Event - Community
Kim Lawson, Eric Chong, Raymond Donald Hong
OutLook Video - Show #242

Winner- Informational - Community
Andrew T. Willyoung and Loretta Beavers
What's Up Wit' That? Tai Chi

Winner- Programming by/for Seniors - Community
Ernie Piini and Val Jeffery
Putting the Cart Before the Horse

Winner- Inspirational/Religious - Community
Andrew T. Willyoung and Loretta Beavers
What's Up Wit' That? TwIzted

Winner- Community News Program - Community
Kim Lawson, Eric Chong, Raymond Donald Hong
OutLook Video - Show #242


2008 Hometown Video National Award

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS

2007 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Programs for Youth / Community Producer
    Andrew T Willyoung and Loretta Beavers
    "What's Up Wit That?" - What's Up Wit' the Fifth Grade Buzz?

    KMVT's 2007 WAVE Award FINALISTS

    Talk Show Entertainment / Community Producer
    Diane Benedetti and Marilyn Priel
    Wing Walker

    Talk Show Entertainment / Community Producer
    Dale Porter / Val Jeffery / CSTVP
    "Necklace" - The Birth of a Musical

    Programs by or for Seniors / Community Producer
    Diane Benedetti and Marilyn Priel CSTVP
    Wing Walker

    Programs by or for Seniors / Community Producer
    Diane Benedetti, CSTVP
    Cupertino Library

    Inspirational and Religious / Community Producer
    Andrew T Willyoung and Loretta Beavers
    "What's Up Wit That?" - What's Up Wit' M.A.S.T.E.R. Moms?

    Special Audience / Community Producer
    Windsor Smith and Paul Clifford
    PFLAG TV: Parents, Families and Friends

    Program Channel Promo / PRO
    Brian Szabo
    Local Election 2006

    Magazine / Community Producer
    Kim Lawson
    Outlook Video #230 Pride Edition

    Informational / Pro
    Brian Szabo / Naomi Ture, KMVT15 Productions
    What's Inside Me

    Documentary Events / Pro
    Brian Szabo / Naomi Ture, KMVT15 Productions
    What's Inside Me

    Documentary Profile / Pro
    Brian Szabo / Naomi Ture, KMVT15 Productions
    What's Inside Me


2007 Hometown Video National Award

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS

    Winner - Documentary Public Awareness - PRO
    Brian Szabo / Naomi Ture, KMVT15 Productions
    If We Don't Care Now

    Winner / Gay/ LesbianCommunity Producer
    Windsor Smith
    PFLAG TV: Parents, Families and Friends

    Honorable Mention - Instructional/Training
    Hema Kundargi
    Indian Vegetarian Gourmet

    Honorable Mention - Magazine - PRO
    Mark Albertson
    Tech Closeup

    Honorable Mention - PSA - PRO
    Lindsey Wong, KMVT15 Productions
    St. Anthony's Padua Dining Room

    Honorable Mention - Documentary Profile - PRO
    Lindsey Wong, KMVT15 Productions
    The Heart of St Anthony's



2006 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Programs by or for Seniors / Non-Pro
    Val Jeffery
    Giving and Giving Back

    Magazine / Non-Pro
    Kim Lawson and Eric Chong
    Outlook Video Show #218

    Public Service Announcement / Pro
    Brian Szabo, Naomi Ture
    Hands On Bay Area


2006 Hometown Video National Award

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS

Talk Show Entertainment / Non-Pro
Andrew T. Willyoung
What's Up Wit': Urban Dance

Documentary Profile / Pro
Brian Szabo, Naomi Ture
If We Don't Care Now

Programs by or for Seniors / Non-Pro
Val Jeffery
Is It Alzheimer's?

Don Yeager and Dave Larwood
Scuba Discovery Wow

Special Audience / Non-Pro
Val Jeffery
Diagnosis Alzheimer's

Windsor Smith, Paul Clifford, Peter Koopman
PFLAG - Parents, Family and Friends #0510

Program Channel Promo / Pro
Lindsey Wong
KMVT Promo


2006 Hometown Video National Award

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Access Program Promo - Pro

2004 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Bulletin Board - Pro
  • Winner - Promo/Channel Promo - Pro
  • Winner - Promo/Channel Promo
  • Winner - Informational
  • Winner - Programs for Seniors
  • Finalist - Informational - Pro
  • Finalist - Performing Arts - Pro
  • Finalist - Informational
  • Finalist - Programs for Seniors

2003 Mtn. View Chamber of Commerce

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Organization of the Year

2003 Hometown Video National Awards

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Overall Excellence in LO Programming - Pro

2002 Hometown Video National Awards

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Overall Excellence in LO Programming - Pro
  • Winner - Performing Arts - Pro
  • Winner - Gay & Lesbian Programming
  • Finalist - Informational - Pro
  • Finalist - Educational - Pro

2002 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Documentary Profile/ Event - Pro
  • Finalist - Live/Live to Tape - Pro
  • Finalist - Community Event - Pro
  • Finalist - Community Forum - Pro

2001 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Local Sports Coverage
  • Finalist - Overall Community Media Excellence

2000 Hometown Awards (National Award)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Finalist - Overall Excellence in LO Programming -Pro
  • Finalist - Performing Arts Coverage
  • Finalist - Gay & Lesbian Programming
  • Finalist - Magazine Program

2000 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner -Bulletin Board - Pro
  • Finalist - Community Event - Pro
  • Finalist - Program/ Channel Promo - Pro

1999 PEGASYS, INC.

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Short Subject Video

1999 Hometown Awards (National Award)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Website
  • Finalist - Overall Excellence in LO Programming
  • Finalist - Sports Event
  • Finalist - Performing Arts Coverage
  • Finalist - Public Service Access

1999 BACE (Bay Area Cable Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Finalist - Live Show
  • Finalist - Issue Coverage

1999 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Community Bulletin Board
  • Winner - Documentary Events
  • Winner - Program/Channel Promotion
  • Finalist - Talk Show
  • Finalist - Performing Arts Coverage
  • Finalist - Community Event
  • Finalist - Informational
  • Finalist - Public Forum
  • Finalist - Municipal/Government Access
  • Finalist - Live/Live to Tape

1998 Hometown Awards (National Award)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Video/Text Bulletin Board
  • Winner - Overall Excellence in LO Programming
  • Finalist - Sports Event
  • Finalist - Public Access

1998 BACE (Bay Area Cable Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Talk Show
  • Finalist - Community Event
  • Finalist - Live Show
  • Finalist - Sport Show
  • Finalist - Government Access

1998 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Finalist - Performing Arts Coverage
  • Finalist - Community Event
  • Finalist - Live Program

1997 Hometown Awards (National Award)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Overall Excellence in LO Programming
  • Winner - Video/Text Bulletin Board

1997 BACE (Bay Area Cable Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Live Show
  • Finalist - Live Show
  • Finalist - Government Access
  • Finalist - Issue Coverage

1996 WAVE (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Overall Commitment to Local Programming
  • Finalist - Talk Show
  • Finalist - Live Show
  • Finalist - Live Show
  • Finalist - Performing Arts Coverage
  • Finalist - Community Bulletin Board

1996 BACE (Bay Area Cable Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Issue Coverage
  • Winner - Educational
  • Finalist - Talk Show

1996 Hometown Awards (National Awards)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Finalist - Overall Excellence in L.O. Programming

1995 WAVE. (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Overall Commitment to Local Programming
  • Winner - Municipal/Government
  • Winner - Community Event Coverage
  • Winner - Live Program
  • Winner - Channel Promotion
  • Finalist - Talk Show
  • Finalist - Sports

1995 Hometown Awards (National Awards)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Finalist - Overall Excellence in L.O. Programming
  • Finalist - Sports
  • Finalist - Talk Show

1995 BACE (Bay Area Cable Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Issue Coverage
  • Winner - Sports
  • Winner - Talk Show
  • Finalist - Live Show
  • Finalist - Community Event Coverage

1994 WAVE. (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Overall Commitment to Local Programming
  • Winner - Informational
  • Finalist - Programming That Made A Difference
  • Finalist - Channel Promotion
  • Finalist - Talk Show
  • Finalist - Sports

1994 Hometown Awards (National Awards)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Finalist - Overall Excellence in L.O. Programming
  • Finalist - Live Coverage

1994 BACE (Bay Area Cable Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Issue Coverage
  • Winner - Technical Excellence

1994 Parks & Recreation Society

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Regency Showcase Award
  • Winner - "Friends of Stevens Creek Trail"

1993 WAVE. (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Overall Commitment to Local Programming
  • Winner - Community Performance
  • Winner - Talk Show
  • Finalist - Programming That Makes A Difference

1993 BACE (Bay Area Cable Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Community Event Coverage
  • Winner - Issue Coverage
  • Finalist - Technical Excellence
  • Finalist - Live Show
  • Finalist - Government Program
  • Finalist - Sports

1993 Hometown Awards (National Awards)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Finalist - Gay and Lesbian Programming

1992 Hometown Awards (National Awards)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Technical Excellence
  • Finalist - G&L Programming

1992 WAVE. (Western Access Video Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Overall Commitment to Local Programming
  • Finalist - Programming That Makes A Difference
  • Finalist - Public Service Announcement
  • Finalist - Sports Coverage
  • Finalist - Community Performance
  • Finalist - Special Audience Programming

1992 Hometown Awards

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Finalist - Overall Excellence in L.O. Programming

1992 BACE. (Bay Area Cable Excellence)

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • Winner - Technical Excellence

1987 Valley Cable Recognition

+ WINNERS & FINALISTS
  • 1st Place - Best First Year Program
  • 1st Place - Best Live Program
  • 1st Place - Best Issue Coverage
  • 2nd Place - Intro/Promo
  • 2nd Place - Program Geared To A Special Audience
  • 2nd Place - Best Entertainment Program