GMA Network on Friday was honored as the Best Network with Balanced Programming at the 8th Northwest Samar State University Students' Choice Awards for Radio and Television (NSCART) Awards.
The network's coverage of the 2016 National Elections was also recognized and was given the Best 2016 Election Coverage award.
News and public affairs programs "i-Witness", "Imbestigador", "24 Oras", "Kapuso Mo Jessica Soho", and "Wish Ko Lang" received awards in their respective categories, while Mike Enriquez and Mel Tiangco were each recognized for their work as anchors.
The full list of awards:
- "Unang Hirit" - Best Morning Show
- "Wowowin" - Best Game Show
- "Pepito Manaloto" - Best Comedy Program
- "Kapuso Mo Jessica Soho" - Best Magazine Program
- "Wish Ko Lang" - Best Public Service Program
- "i -Witness" - Best Documentary Program
- "Imbestigador" - Best Investigative Journalism Program
- "24 Oras" - Best News and Public Affairs
- Ryzza Mae Dizon - Best Female Child Star
- Mike Enriquez - Best News and Public Affairs Male Anchor
- Mel Tiangco - Best News and Public Affairs Female Anchor
- Eleksyon 2016 - Best 2016 Election Coverage
- GMA Network - Best Network with Balanced Programming
— Aya Tantiangco/BM, GMA News