AwardYearProgram 
Chicago/Midwest Region Emmy Award 2016Chicago's True Nature
Chicago/Midwest Region Emmy Award2013Colorblind: Rethinking Race
Telly Award – Silver 2011Beating Breast Cancer (U. of Illinois-Chicago School of Nursing)
Telly Award – Silver2011Creating Harmony: A Guide for Families (Asian Health Coalition)
Chicago Latino Film Festival 3rd Place Audience Award2008Tal Como Somos (Just As We Are)
African American Television and Filmmakers Sapphire Award for Documentaries2003
Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame, Best Biography1998 For My People
National Black Programming Consortium Community Choice Award1998 For My People
American Bar Association Silver Gavel Award1997 Mississippi, America
Chicago/Midwest Region Emmy Award1994Facing Violence PSA series