2016 Media Excellence - National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Nashville Chapter - Headliners & Heroes
2015 Community Advocate Award - Jefferson Street United Merchants Partnership J.U.M.P.
2015 Women of Legend & Merit Media Award - TN. State University, Nashville, TN March
2014 Fannie Lou Hamer Honoree in Radio Category by National Hook-Up of Black Women, Inc. Nashville, TN Chapter
2014 Honoree 2014 HBCU Conductor's Summit for Support to the Community by Partners Achieving Success, CDC., Inc.
2010 Freedom Sisters Women of Achievement Award, Ford Motor Company Foundation, Smithsonian Institute
2009 Best Radio Station General Manager - Achievement in Radio (AIR) Awards
2007 Best Morning Drive Talk Show – Achievement In Radio (AIR) Awards
2007 Mike Curb Community Service Award – Achievement in Radio (AIR) Awards
2006 Congressional Record 109th U.S. Congress Salute from U.S. House of Representatives 9/29/06
2005 Best Radio Station Website (The411Show.com) - Achievement in Radio - AIR Awards
2005 Metro Nashville Council Recognition & Resolution for Outstanding Community Service - What's the 411? with Sharon Kay Talk Show June 7, 2005
2004 Urban Legend Award (What's the 411? with Sharon Kay Show on 92Q) from Urban League of Middle Tennessee for Voter Rights Restoration Media Campaign
2004 Ambassador of Hope Award National Alliance on Mental Illness, NAMI Nashville
2004 Best Talk Show Host Nashville - Achievement in Radio Air Awards (first African America and women to win this award)
1997 Nashville Prevention Partnership (NPP) Executive Board Service
1985 Outstanding Contribution to Community Service Award Exodusters Awareness Community Organization, Topeka KS.
1983 to the present Dozens of Certificates of Appreciation by community-based organizations in Nashville, Tennessee & Topeka Kansas
TN. State University Women of Legend & Merit Awards 2015 - I was honored by TSU for my career in the media.