Awards, Honors & Prizes: United States & Canada, 33rd Edition

  • Series Name: Awards, Honors and Prizes Series
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  • ISBN-10: 1414482817
  • ISBN-13: 9781414482811
  • DDC: 920
  • 980 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Awards, Honors & Prizes, 33rd ed., continues to track trends in award giving, which in turn reflect the current values and priorities of society. This edition features listings for new awards in such fields as art, literature, education, and science, and covering such contemporary issues as the environment, religion, AIDS, national security, and international relations. The three indexes - organizations, subject and award indexes - allow many different access points for locating awards and their granting organizations. More than 400 subject codes allow users to easily locate awards based on subject matter. Contains approximately 22,000 awards and more than 6,000 granting organizations. Volume 1, Parts 1 and 2 profiles approximately 3,700 U.S. and Canadian organizations sponsoring awards. Volume 2 covers approximately 2,400 organizations sponsoring awards in more than 140 other countries.

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Awards, Honors and Prizes Series

This international directory describes awards given for achievements in virtually every field of endeavor. Awards are listed alphabetically by the name of the administering organization, followed by alphabetical listings and descriptions of each of the awards it offers.

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Features and Benefits

  • Listings are arranged alphabetically by organization name, followed by awards administered by the organization, also arranged in alphabetical order by award name.
  • Includes many different types of sponsoring organizations, such as U.S. and international associations and other not-for-profit organizations, charitable organizations, for-profit publishing houses and other companies, festivals and competitions, universities/colleges, research centers, U.S. local, national and international governmental organizations, libraries, museums, hall of fame organizations, trusts, theatrical organizations and opera houses, and television and radio stations and other broadcasting-related organizations.
  • Listings accessible through subject, organization, and award indexes.
  • AHP lists nearly 5,700 organization e-mail addresses and more than 6,000 websites.
  • Award descriptions and contact information make this title a fast and easy starting point for researching awards.
  • Award descriptions allow the user to quickly determine their eligibility based upon specific requirements.
  • Large amount of international content allows users to narrow their search to a region of the world or a specific country.

Alternate Formats

  • Paperback Edition

    ISBN-10: 141446827X | ISBN-13: 9781414468273

Table of Contents

Highlights. Introduction. User’s Guide. Descriptive Listings A–N.
Highlights. Introduction. User’s Guide. Descriptive Listings O–Z. Subject Index of Awards. Organization Index. Award Index.