AWARDS

  • Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) (LLD) Carleton University, Canada

  • Doctor of Humanities (honoris causa) (DHum) Thiel College, Pennsylvania

  • Honorary Fellow, American InterContinental University

  • George Foster Peabody Award

  • United Nations Peace Medal

  • World’s 50 Most Talented Social Innovators

  • Best Global Informative Short Film Producer

  • ReelWorld Trailblazer Award

  • Gold World Medal, New York Festivals

  • Silver World Medal, New York Festivals

  • End Malaria Award

  • Global Development Award

  • Carleton FPA Distinguished 75 Alumni

  • Distinguished Alumnus Award Thiel College, Pennsylvania

  • Medal of the World Federation of United Nations Associations

  • Silver Hugo and Certificate of Merit Chicago International Film Festival

  • Silver Plaque Educational – Child Audience Intercom Chicago International Film Festival

  • First Prize, Children’s Jury, Animated Television Production, Chicago International Children’s Film Festival

  • CINE Special Jury Award

  • CINE Golden Eagles (4)

  • Best Shorts Competition – Winner

  • President of the International Jury and Special Retrospective, Cairo International Film Festival For Children

  • PR Daily Video Award

  • Telly Awards (10)

  • Aegis Awards (6)

  • Chris Statuette

  • Chris Bronze Plaque

  • Chris Honorable Mention (2)

  • “ALL STAR” Endorsement Coalition for Quality Children’s Media

  • Aurora Awards Platinum Best of Show (4) Gold (2)

  • Opening Presentation Short Cuts Cologne

  • Davey Awards (2) Gold and Silver

  • Communicator Awards (4) / Crystal Awards of Excellence / Crystal Award of Distinction

  • Golden Reels (2)

  • Grand Festival Awards (2) Berkeley Video & Film Festival

  • Best Animation Film, FADE-IN Awards

  • Platinum Award Marcom

  • Special Presentation Ten Years of Freedom Festival

  • IndieFest – Awards of Excellence (2)

  • WAEE Award Saudi Arabia

  • Platimum REMI Award, WORLDFEST, Houston

  • Gold REMI Awards (4), WORLDFEST, Houston

  • Silver REMI Award Animation WORLDFEST, Houston

  • Silver Globes (2) World Media Festival

  • “Special Program” Animation for Children Hiroshima Animation Festival

  • Silver Screen and Certificates of Creative Excellence (2) US International Film & Video Festival

  • Senate of Canada Statement of Recognition

  • Social Impact Media Awards

  • ZoieFest Award