Awards

TrueTube's trophy cabinet is a sight to behold and a nightmare to dust. Here's a list of all the awards we have won and the nominations we have received. Many thanks to the judges who voted for us - it is always an honour to accept any kind of accolade.

BAFTA Children's Awards 2018
NOMINATED

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts is an independent charity that supports, develops and promotes the art forms of the moving image by identifying and rewarding excellence, inspiring practitioners and benefiting the public.

TrueTube - Nominated for Channel

This is the third year in a row that TrueTube has been nominated in this category, and we won it in 2017! Fingers crossed for this year - the winner will be announced at the awards ceremony on the 25th November.

BAFTA Children's Awards 2018
NOMINATED

What Do You Mean I Can't Change the World? - Nominated for Content for Change

The winner will be announced at the awards ceremony on the 25th November

BAFTA Children's Awards 2018
NOMINATED

Adam Tyler - Nominated for Director for his excellent work on What Do You Mean I Can't Change the World?

The winner will be announced at the awards ceremony on the 25th November

BAFTA Children's Awards 2018
NOMINATED

Reply With A Full Stop If You Get This - Nominated for Content For Change

The winner will be announced at the awards ceremony on the 25th November

BAFTA Children's Awards 2018
NOMINATED

Origins - Nominated for Short Form

The winner will be announced at the awards ceremony on the 25th November

Jerusalem Awards 2018
WINNER

Promoting Christian and religious broadcasting in the UK.

Winner  - Digital Video

For Church History in Ten Minutes, which the judges described as: "Brilliant - I certainly learnt a few things! Entertaining, good humoured, well presented and engaging".

Sandford St Martin Trust Awards 2018
WINNER

The UK’s most prestigious broadcast awards for radio and TV programmes that reflect religious, spiritual or ethical themes.

Winner - Children's

For Screwball!

Like Me and Church History in Ten Minutes were also shortlisted in the same category.

Broadcast Digital Awards 2018
FINALIST

Celebrating the most creative and innovative digital content from across the UK.

Shortlisted - Best Original Web Channel

Shortlisted - Best Short Form Documentary

For What Do Do Mean I Can't Change The World?

Shortlisted - Best Short Form Drama

For Screwball!

Learning On Screen Awards 2018
WINNER

The only UK awards celebrating and rewarding excellence in the use of moving image and related media in learning, teaching and research.

Winner - Educational Film Award (arts organisations, charities, museums)

For Screwball!

and Like Me and Church History in Ten Minutes were also nominated in the same category.

ERA 2018
FINALIST

The Education Resources Awards highlight and reward the quality and diversity of educational products, resources, services, schools and the most dedicated teachers. The ERAs aim to encourage the raising of educational services and product standards throughout the industry and is recognised as an accolade of excellence.

Finalist - Secondary Resource or Equipment (Including ICT)

For TrueTube

BETT Awards 2018
HIGHLY COMMENDED

Providing a showcase of resources and companies that seek to provide educators with the information, ideas and inspiration that are fundamental to the learning process, the BETT Awards are a celebration of the inspiring creativity and innovation that can be found throughout technology for education.

TrueTube was Highly Commended in the Free Digital Content/Open Educational Resources category.

 

BAFTA Children's Awards 2017
WINNER

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts is an independent charity that supports, develops and promotes the art forms of the moving image by identifying and rewarding excellence, inspiring practitioners and benefiting the public.

In 2016, TrueTube made headlines for being the first ever online platform to be nominated for Channel of the Year, and in 2017 we became the first ever online platform to win the award. Wow.

TrueTube - Winner of Channel of the Year

BAFTA Children's Awards 2017
WINNER

Like Me - Winner of Drama

BAFTA Children's Awards 2017
WINNER

Adam Tyler, who wrote (and directed) Screwball! - Winner of Writer

BAFTA Children's Awards 2017
WINNER

Alhaji Fofana, who plays Ryan in Screwball! - Winner of Performer

BAFTA Children's Awards 2017
NOMINATED

Savannah Baker, who plays Natalie in Screwball! - Nominated for Performer

BAFTA Children's Awards 2017
NOMINATED

Shia // Sunni - Nominated for Learning

BAFTA Children's Awards 2017
NOMINATED

To Life - Nominated for Factual

Broadcast Digital Awards 2017
WINNER

Celebrating the most creative and innovative digital content in the UK.

Winner - Best Scripted Online Short

For Refugee which the judges said was, “beautifully executed” and “gripping and impactful, and designed for maximum engagement” with a specific audience in mind.

Broadcast Digital Awards 2017
SHORTLISTED

Celebrating the most creative and innovative digital content in the UK.

Shortlisted - Best Scripted Online Short

For Like Me

Shortlisted - Best Original Web Channel

The judges described TrueTube as, "One of the very best exponents of online documentary for young people."

Sandford St Martin Trust Awards 2017
WINNER

The UK’s most prestigious broadcast awards for radio and TV programmes that reflect religious, spiritual or ethical themes.

Winner - Children's

For Refugee

and Shia // Sunni was also shortlisted in the same category.

Learning On Screen Awards 2017
WINNER

The only UK awards celebrating and rewarding excellence in the use of moving image and related media in learning, teaching and research.

Winner - General Education Non-Broadcast

For Refugee

The presenter said, "A production that the judges felt tackled some difficult subject matter in an engaging and thought-provoking way for its young audience.This documentary-style fictional production targeted Key Stage 3 and 4 students to help them understand what it means to be a refugee, and empathise with the dangers they face. The judges praised the use of the reverse timeline to tell the story as a slow reveal and the use of an ordinary setting, relatable to the target audience."

Learning On Screen Awards 2017
SPECIAL COMMENDATION

The only UK awards celebrating and rewarding excellence in the use of moving image and related media in learning, teaching and research.

Special Commendation - Courseware & Curriculum Non-Broadcast

For Shia // Sunni

The presenter said, "The judges praised the acting, use of humour and beautifully recorded sound, commenting that the film would be useful in prompting debate in an education setting."

BAFTA Children's Awards 2016
WINNER

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts is an independent charity that supports, develops and promotes the art forms of the moving image by identifying and rewarding excellence, inspiring practitioners and benefiting the public.

Winner of Drama

For Refugee

BAFTA Children's Awards 2016
NOMINATED

Nominated for Channel of the Year

TrueTube made headlines for being the first ever online platform to be nominated for this award.

BAFTA Children's Awards 2016
NOMINATED

Nominated for Learning - Secondary

For Katie

Jerusalem Awards 2016
WINNER

Promoting Christian and religious broadcasting in the UK.

Winner  - Digital Video

For Katie, which the judges described as a "very moving portrayal of the humanity that lies behind the theological debate... beautifully shot, with vulnerability yet strength."

Broadcast Digital Awards 2016
SHORTLISTED

Celebrating the most creative and innovative digital content in the UK.

Shortlisted - Best Original Web Channel

Shortlisted - Best Scripted Online Short

For Extremists

Sandford St Martin Trust Awards 2016
SHORTLISTED

The UK’s most prestigious broadcast awards for radio and TV programmes that reflect religious, spiritual or ethical themes.

Shortlisted - Children's Broadcasting

For Katie, Extremists, 7/7, and For the Sake of the Child

ERA 2016
FINALIST

Highlighting quality and diversity in educational products, resources, establishments and staff.

Finalist - Free Educational Resources

For Faith on the Frontline

BETT Awards 2016
FINALIST

The most prestigious and sought-after accolade for educational technology suppliers.

Finalist - Free Digital Content/Open Educational Resources

For Faith on the Frontline

Jerusalem Awards 2015
FINALIST

Promoting Christian and religious broadcasting in the UK.

Finalist - Digital Video

For In the Beginning

Sandford St Martin Trust Awards 2015
SHORTLISTED

The UK’s most prestigious broadcast awards for radio and TV programmes that reflect religious, spiritual or ethical themes.

Shortlisted - Children's Broadcasting

For The Crucifixion, I Am Pagan and What is Jihad?

Learning On Screen Awards 2015
NOMINATED

The only UK awards celebrating and rewarding excellence in the use of moving image and related media in learning, teaching and research.

Nomination - General Education/Non Broadcast

For Forced Marriage

ERA 2015
FINALIST

Highlighting quality and diversity in educational products, resources, establishments and staff.

Finalist - Secondary Resource - Including ICT

For Doorways

BETT Awards 2015
FINALIST

The most prestigious and sought-after accolade for educational technology suppliers.

Finalist - Free Digital Content/Open Educational Resources

For Doorways

Sandford St Martin Trust Awards 2014
SHORTLISTED

The UK’s most prestigious broadcast awards for radio and TV programmes that reflect religious, spiritual or ethical themes.

Shortlisted - Online Film & Video

For How Islam Began – In Ten Minutes, The Magdalenes and Passover: Read All About It

Learning On Screen Awards 2014
WINNER

The only UK awards celebrating and rewarding excellence in the use of moving image and related media in learning, teaching and research.

Winner - Courseware & Curriculum Non-Broadcast/In-House

Nominated - General Education Non-Broadcast

For The Magdalenes

 

BETT Awards 2014
FINALIST

The most prestigious and sought-after accolade for educational technology suppliers.

Finalist - Free Digital Content/Open Educational Resources

For TrueTube

Jerusalem Awards 2013
FINALIST

Promoting Christian and religious broadcasting in the UK.

Finalist - Short Form

For It’s a Miracle!

BETT Awards 2013
WINNER

The most prestigious and sought-after accolade for educational technology suppliers.

Winner - Secondary Digital Content

For TrueTube

Jerusalem Awards 2012
WINNER

Promoting Christian and religious broadcasting in the UK.

Winner - Under 25s

Shortlisted - Short Form

For Holy Cribs: The Anglican Church

ERA 2012
FINALIST

Highlighting quality and diversity in educational products, resources, establishments and staff.

Finalist - Best Secondary Resource - Including ICT

For TrueTube

Jerusalem Awards 2011
FINALIST

Promoting Christian and religious broadcasting in the UK.

Finalist - Short Form

Shortlisted – IPTV

For Take It

BETT Awards 2011
FINALIST

The most prestigious and sought-after accolade for educational technology suppliers.

Finalist - Digital Collections and Resource Banks

For TrueTube

Jerusalem Awards 2010
WINNER

Promoting Christian and religious broadcasting in the UK.

Winner – IPTV

Finalist - Under 25s

For This Is Our Story

BETT Awards 2009
WINNER

The most prestigious and sought-after accolade for educational technology suppliers.

Winner - Secondary Digital Content

For TrueTube

ERA 2009
FINALIST

Highlighting quality and diversity in educational products, resources, establishments and staff.

Finalist - Innovation

Finalist - Best Secondary Resource - Including ICT

For TrueTube

Jerusalem Awards 2009
WINNER

Promoting Christian and religious broadcasting in the UK.

Winner - IPTV

For Religion Unified

IVCA Clarion Awards 2009
WINNER

Promoting social inclusion, sustainable development and ethical debate.

Winner - Website

For TrueTube

ERA 2008
WINNER

Highlighting quality and diversity in educational products, resources, establishments and staff.

Winner - Innovation

Finalist - Best Secondary Resource - Including ICT

For TrueTube

Europrix Multimedia Awards 2008
WINNER

Selecting & promoting Europe's best in digital and interactive media.

Winner - Quality Seal

For TrueTube

Jerusalem Awards 2007
WINNER

Promoting Christian and religious broadcasting in the UK.

Winner - IPTV