2017 HIKI NŌ AWARDS NOMINEESAir date: View the list of nominated schools
The 2017 HIKI NŌ Awards
PBS Hawai‘i recognizes exceptional storytelling skills of middle and high school students throughout our Islands who participate in HIKI NŌ, our statewide digital learning initiative and student news program.
We are pleased to announce this year’s nominees for the HIKI NŌ Awards. The nominees were chosen from HIKI NŌ shows that aired during the 2015-2016 school year and the Fall Semester of this current school year. You can view each nominated piece by clicking on its name in the list below. (You can also watch the nominated projects, by category, Thursdays at 7:30 pm, Saturdays at noon, and Sundays at 3:00 pm on PBS Hawai’i.)
Find out who the winners are by watching our special 2017 HIKI NŌ Awards Show, Thursday, March 23 at 7:30 pm on PBS Hawai‘i. Best of luck to the nominees – and mahalo to all the students, teachers and mentors who help make HIKI NŌ a success in our public, private and charter schools throughout Hawai‘i.
BEST PERSONAL PROFILE — MIDDLE SCHOOL DIVISION
BEST PERSONAL PROFILE — HIGH SCHOOL DIVISION
BEST WRITING — MIDDLE SCHOOL DIVISION
BEST WRITING — HIGH SCHOOL DIVISION
BEST OVERALL STORY — MIDDLE SCHOOL DIVISION
BEST OVERALL STORY — HIGH SCHOOL DIVISION
BEST FRANCHISE PIECE
BEST ACHIEVEMENT IN CINEMATOGRAPHY & EDITING
Hana K-12 (Maui) – “School History”
Hawaiʻi Preparatory Academy (Hawai‘i Island) – “Solar Trees”
Konawaena High School (Hawai‘i Island) – “Wildcats”
Mililani High School (O‘ahu) – “Red Dirt”
President William McKinley High School (O‘ahu) – “School Spirit”
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