Awards & Honors

Some awards and honors I’ve received, in reverse chronological order:

  • “Best Hyperlocal Website” (two consecutive years)
    Society of Professional Journalists
    May 2011, 2012
  • Nominated for a Directors Guild of America Award
    Directors Guild of America
    January 2005
    For Field Directing work on Showtime’s ‘Penn & Teller: Bullsh*t!”
  • Communicator Award
    June 2004
    For Writing/Directing anti-smoking edutainment short.
  • National Emmy Awards (3) for Outstanding Writing in a Children’s Series
    Academy of Televison Arts and Sciences
    June 1994-1996
    Won a National Emmy Award for each season I served as Senior Writer on “Bill Nye the Science Guy.”
  • Environmental Media Award
    Environmental Media Association
    June 1996
  • Northwest Emmy Awards (6)
    Won six local Emmy awards for Writing/Producing on “Almost Live!”
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Demo Reel

Just a small sampling of some of the work I’ve done:

Scott Schaefer's Demo Reel (2013) from Scott Schaefer on Vimeo.

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Now available…

I am now available for contract/freelance work in the areas of:

  • Directing
  • Producing
  • Writing
  • Marketing
  • Social Media

For more info, please shoot me an email: scottscha(at)gmail dot com.

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