Awards, Honors & Prizes, 34th Edition

  • Series Name: Awards, Honors and Prizes Series
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 1414482825
  • ISBN-13: 9781414482828
  • DDC: 920
  • 1543 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2012, 2011, 2010
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released March 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
  • Price:  Sign in for price
  • Newer Edition Available

About

Overview

Awards, Honors & Prizes, 34th Edition 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.

This product is part of:

Series

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.

Features and Benefits

  • The 34th 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.
  • 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 over 5,600 organization e-mail addresses and nearly 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.

What's New

  • Listings are arranged alphabetically by organization name, followed by awards administered by the organization, also arranged in alphabetical order by award name.

Alternate Formats

  • Paperback Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414477112 | ISBN-13: 9781414477114

Table of Contents

Volume 1: United States and Canada
Part 1
Highlights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .vii
Introduction. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .ix
User’s Guide. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .xiii
Descriptive Listings A–O . . . . . . . . . . .1
Part 2
Highlights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .vii
Introduction. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .ix
User’s Guide. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .xiii
Descriptive Listings P–Z. . . . . . . . . . .495
Subject Index of Awards. . . . . . . . . . .649
Organization Index . . . . . . . . . . . .755
Award Index. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .799

Volume 2: International
Highlights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .ix
Introduction. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .xi
User’s Guide . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .xv
Descriptive Listings . . . . . . . . . . . . .1
Descriptive Listings by Country
Afghanistan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1
Albania . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1
American Samoa . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1
Andorra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1
Angola . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2
Anguilla . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2
Antigua-Barbuda . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2
Argentina . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2
Armenia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
Aruba. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
Australia. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4
Austria . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .43
Azerbaijan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .47
Bahamas . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .47
Bahrain. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .48
Bangladesh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .48
Barbados . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .49
Belarus. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .49
Belgium . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .50
Belize . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .60
Benin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .60
Bermuda . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .60
Bhutan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61
Bolivia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61
Bosnia and Herzegovina . . . . . . . . . . .61
Botswana . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .62
Brazil . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .63
British Virgin Islands . . . . . . . . . . . .64
Brunei . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .64
Bulgaria . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .64
Burkina Faso. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .65
Burundi. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .65
Cambodia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .65
Cameroon. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .66
Cayman Islands . . . . . . . . . . . . . .66
Chile . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .66
China . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .66
Colombia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .70
Cook Islands . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .70
Costa Rica . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .71
Croatia. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .71
Cuba . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .72
Cyprus . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .72
Czech Republic . . . . . . . . . . . . . .72
Denmark . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .74
Dominica . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .76
Dominican Republic. . . . . . . . . . . . .76
Egypt . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .76
Estonia. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .77
Ethiopia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .77
Falkland Islands . . . . . . . . . . . . . .77
Fiji . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .77
Finland. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .78
France . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .80
Gambia. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .97
Germany . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .97
Ghana. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .117
Gibraltar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .117
Greece . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .117
Greenland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .120
Grenada . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .120
Guatemala . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .120
Guyana . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .120
Haiti . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .121
Hungary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .121
Iceland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .123
India . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .123
Indonesia. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .135
Iran . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .136
Iraq . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .136
Ireland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .136
Israel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .140
Italy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .142
Jamaica . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .148
Japan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .149
Jordan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .154
Kazakhstan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .155
Kenya. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .155
Kiribati . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .156
Kuwait . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .156
Kyrgyzstan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .157
Laos . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .157
Latvia. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .157
Lebanon . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .157
Lesotho . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .158
Liberia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .158
Libya . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .158
Liechtenstein . . . . . . . . . . . . . .158
Lithuania. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .159
Luxembourg. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .159
Macedonia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .160
Malawi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .160
Malaysia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .161
Maldives . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .162
Mali . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .162
Malta . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .162
Mauritania . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .163
Mauritius. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .163
Mexico . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .164
Moldova . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .165
Monaco . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .165
Mongolia. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .166
Montserrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .167
Morocco . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .167
Mozambique . . . . . . . . . . . . . .167
Namibia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .167
Nepal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .168
Netherlands. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .168
Netherlands Antilles . . . . . . . . . . . .175
New Zealand . . . . . . . . . . . . . .176
Nigeria . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .184
Northern Mariana Islands . . . . . . . . . .185
Norway . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .185
Oman. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .187
Pakistan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .187
Panama . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .189
Papua New Guinea . . . . . . . . . . . .189
Peru . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .189
Philippines . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .189
Poland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .192
Portugal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .193
Qatar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .194
Republic of Georgia . . . . . . . . . . . .194
Romania . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .195
Russia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .195
Rwanda . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .198
St. Lucia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .199
Samoa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .199
Saudi Arabia . . . . . . . . . . . . . .199
Serbia. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .199
Singapore . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .200
Slovakia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .206
Slovenia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .207
South Africa. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .207
South Korea. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .216
Spain . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .217
Sri Lanka. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .221
Suriname. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .222
Swaziland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .222
Sweden . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .222
Switzerland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .226
Taiwan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .239
Tanzania . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .239
Thailand . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .240
Tonga. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .241
Trinidad and Tobago . . . . . . . . . . . .241
Tunisia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .241
Turkey . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .242
Turks and Caicos Islands . . . . . . . . . .242
Uganda . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .242
Ukraine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .242
United Arab Emirates. . . . . . . . . . . .243
United Kingdom . . . . . . . . . . . . .244
Uruguay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .338
Uzbekistan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .338
Vanuatu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .338
Vatican City . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .338
Venezuela . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .339
Vietnam . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .339
Yemen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .339
Zambia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .339
Zimbabwe . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .340
Indexes
Subject Index of Awards. . . . . . . . . . .341
Organization Index. . . . . . . . . . . . .393
Award Index. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .437