WMUL | Awards

Here’s a breakdown of the 1,681 awards WMUL-FM has won under the direction of Dr. Charles G. Bailey since 1985.

SCHOOL 1ST 2ND 3RD HONORABLE YEARLY
YEAR PLACE PLACE PLACE MENTION TOTALS
 1985-1986 2 0 0 1 3
 1986-1987 5 1 0 2 8
 1987-1988 8 2 2 1 13
 1988-1989 1 1 2 1 5
 1989-1990 8 3 1 1 13
 1990-1991 7 4 6 2 19
 1991-1992 8 4 0 11 23
 1992-1993 9 1 0 5 15
 1993-1994 20 2 0 12 34
 1994-1995 17 0 0 3 20
 1995-1996 26 5 0 14 45
 1996-1997 24 10 6 16 56
 1997-1998 16 4 3 5 28
 1998-1999 20 7 6 11 44
 1999-2000 22 8 10 17 57
 2000-2001 25 9 5 14 53
 2001-2002 19 3 2 13 37
 2002-2003 10 4 4 15 33
 2003-2004 30 5 2 23 60
 2004-2005 28 5 4 13 50
 2005-2006 30 11 3 33 77
 2006-2007 23 17 2 20 62
 2007-2008 23 11 5 23 62
 2008-2009 34 15 7 33 89
 2009-2010 31 25 6 37 99
2010-2011 47 35 10 39 131
2011-2012 32 37 2 36 107
2012-2013 24 37 4 27 92
2013-2014 27 23 0 54 104
2014-2015 25 16 0 49 90
2015-2016 17 15 0 36 68
2016-2017 26 14 1 43 84
2017-2018 41 40 9 42 132
2018-2019 34 63 3 46 146
TOTALS 719 437 105 698 1,959

 

Awards by contest since 1985

Contest 1st 2nd 3rd Merit Total
NBS/Alpha Epsilon Rho (National and Regional) 204 1 247 452
SPJ Mark of Excellence (National and Regional) 102 63 39 36 240
WV Associated Press Broadcaster’s Association 115 10 114 239
Hermes Creative Awards 44 55 44 143
MarCom Creative Awards 38 51 43 132
The Communicator Awards 31 82 11 124
The International AVA Awards 33 38 32 103
The College Media Advisers Awards 28 20 12 5 65
The Collegiate Broadcasters Incorporated National Awards 15 3 2 44 64
“The Virginias” Associated Press Contest Awards 19 5 27 51
The Millenium Awards 7 26 9 42
BEA Festival of Media Arts Awards 15 7 9 6 37
dotCOMM Awards 8 13 13 34
IBS College Radio Awards 6 27*** 33
National Association of College Broadcasters Awards 7 7* 2 14 30
Davey Awards 2 27 29
Silver Microphone Competition 3 3 19 25
Tri-State and Huntington/Charleston Addy Awards 5 4 7 7 23
MUSE Creative Awards 2 11 8 21
Marconi College Radio Awards 20** 20
The OMNI Intermedia Awards 2 11 13
CMA’s Pinnacle Awards 3**** 2***** 2 5 12
Associated Collegiate Press Best of Show Awards 9 1 1 11
The Maxim Star Awards 2 2 4
Media Achievement Awards 3 3
RTDNA Edward R. Murrow Region 8 Awards 2 2
Vega Digital Awards 1 1 2
College Music Journal’s College Radio Awards 2 2
The Jim Nantz College Sportscaster of the Year Award 1 (2009) 1 (2009) 2
Southern Conference Commissioners’ Award 1 (1996) 1

*2nd Place: 1991 and 1996 College Station of the Year by NACB Awards
**1st Place: 1993 Outstanding College Radio Station by Marconi Awards
***Finalist in 2015 and 2016 College Station of the Year by IBS College Radio Awards

****1st Place: 2017 Four Year Radio Station of the Year by CMA’s Pinnacle Awards

*****2nd Place: 2018 Four Year Radio Station of the Year by CMA’s Pinnacle Awards