CNN Journalist Award
2007 - for the documentary “Tschernobyl” and Journalist of the year

Dr. Karl Renner Journalism Award
2007 – for Mr. Feurstein’s achievements in Journalism

Special Award Kurier ROMY
2007 – for the first interview with Natascha Kampusch

Austrian State Prize for Journalistic Achievement in the Interest of Youth
1998- for his report on “Satanism, a Youth Cult” for the ORF broadcast “Thema"

Prize for the Education of the Austrian People
1999 – for his report “The Case of Gross” – also for the ORF Broadcast “Thema”