Press Release

Radio NJOY 91.3, the Training Station of FHWien der WKW, Wins the Radio Prize for Adult Education

January 27, 2020

Anna Muhr, editor at Radio NJOY 91.3, received an award in the “Culture” category for the program “ArtBeat” about the rap duo EsRaP.

 

Vienna, January 27, 2020 – For the 22nd time already, the Austrian Radio Prize for Adult Education was awarded in the historically significant RadioKulturhaus. For the culture program “ArtBeat” on Radio NJOY 91.3, Anna Muhr interviewed the rap duo of Turkish origin EsRaP. In the talk show “Auf dem Weg nach Tschuschistan”, she talks to the young sibling couple Esra and Enes Özmen from Ottakring about migrant identity, the Viennese hip hop scene and their role as role models.

Muhr was able to win out over in total 142 submissions, three of which were nominated for the prize in the “Culture” category. The radio play “Märzengrund” by Felix Mitterer and Martin Sailer of the ORF Regional Studio Tyrol also received an award this year.

Radio NJOY 91.3 awarded as the only private broadcaster

Radio NJOY 91.3 is the only private broadcaster to have been able to win in the five categories of the Austrian Radio Prize for Adult Education. The prizes in the categories “Information”, “Education/Science”, “Interactive and Experimental Productions” and “Broadcasting Series” went mostly to ORF and free radio stations in Austria.

The Austrian Radio Prize for Adult Education

The jury had to choose from 18 productions nominated for the award. The nominations were made from 142 submissions – ORF programs and contributions from 13 different private and independent broadcasters. Author Bastian Kresser (Die andere Seite), ORF Radio Director Monika Eigensperger and VHS General Secretary Gerhard Bisovsky presented the award. Anna Muhr received the award from Mag. Pia Lichtblau (Verband Österreichischer Gewerkschaftlicher Bildung) and Dr. Michaela Marterer (Volkswirtschaftliche Gesellschaft Österreich).

FHWien der WKW congratulates editor Anna Muhr and the team of Radio NJOY 91.3 very warmly!

How to listen to the awarded program:

The show can be found on the platforms Spotify, iTunes and Soundcloud, as well as on the website of Radio NJOY 91.3:
Link to the program

Photo for press release:
Photos of the presentation of the prize to Anna Muhr (center) by Pia Lichtblau (Verband Österreichischer Gewerkschaftlicher Bildung, left in picture) and Dr. Michaela Marterer (Volkswirt-Wirtschaftliche Gesellschaft Österreich, right in picture)

Copyright: Michaela Obermair
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FHWien der WKW
University of Applied Sciences for Management & Communication
FHWien der WKW has been Austria’s leading university of applied sciences for management & communication for more than 25 years. Working in close contact with Austrian corporations, FHWien der WKW offers comprehensive and practice-oriented academic programs to over 2,800 Bachelor and Master students. Two thirds of our teaching staff have a background in business. Our programs are tailored to the needs of companies, optimally preparing our graduates – around 11,000 to date – for their future careers.

 

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