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Golden Globe

What award is given by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for excellence in film and television?


ANS: GOLDEN GLOBE

CLIO AWARD

What is the name of the award for best television commercial?

ANS: CLIO AWARD

Peabody Award

What is the name of the award for distinguished achievement and meritorious public service by television, radio stations and other forms of media?

Heisman_Trophy

What is the name of the annual award given to college’s best football player?

Medal of Honor

What is the highest military award given by the U.S. government?

Top Four Entertainment Awards

  • FilmsOscar
  • TelevisionEmmy
  • TheaterTony
  • MusicGrammy

Other Facts

  • Tony Award’s full nameAntoinette Perry Award
  • Award given Hollywood Foreign Press Association recognizing excellence in film and televisionGolden Globe
  • National Hockey League championshipStanley Cup
  • International soccer championshipWorld Cup
  • Super Bowl trophyLombardi Trophy
  • Given to the best college football playerHeisman Trophy
  • Yachting’s top awardAmerica’s Cup
  • Given to baseball’s best pitcherCy Young Award
  • Outstanding amateur athletic awardSullivan Award
  • ESPN’s annual awardsESPY’s
  • World team golf awardRyder Cup
  • World team tennis awardDavis Cup
  • Highest award given by US government (Congressional) Medal of Honor
  • Highest civilian award (Presidential) Medal of Freedom
  • Great Britain’s highest military award Victoria Cross
  • France’s highest military award Légion d’Honneur
  • Off-Broadway theater award Obie
  • Given for the best television commercial Clio
  • Mystery writer’s award Edgar (named after Poe)
  • London’s Tony award Olivier (named for Lawrence Olivier)
  • U.S. poetry award presented by Yale University Bollinger Prize
  • Award for broadcasting Peabody Award
  • Science fiction literature award Hugo Award
  • Outstanding cartoonist award Reuben Award
  • National Geographic Society award Hubbard Award
  • Given for best children’s illustration Caldecott Medal
  • Outstanding teacher award Golden Apple
  • Planned Parenthood Federation award Maggie (named for Margaret Sanger)
  • MacArthur Foundation award Genius Grant
  • Mason’s award Order of the Eastern Star
  • Fashion design award Perry Ellis Award
  • Award from the Columbia School of Journalism Pulitzer Prize
  • Prizes awarded annually in Stockholm, Sweden Nobel Prizes*

*The Nobel Peace Prize is awarded in Oslo, Norway


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