Awards, Honors & Prizes: United States & Canada, 38th Edition

  • Series Name: Awards, Honors and Prizes Series
  • Volume 1
  • This volume comes in 2 parts
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  • ISBN-10: 1410318257
  • ISBN-13: 9781410318251
  • Shipping Weight: 3.77 lbs ( 1.71 kgs)
  • 942 Pages | Print | Paperback
  • Previous Editions: 2016, 2015, 2014
  • © 2017 | Published
  • Newer Edition Available

About

Overview

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. Volume one covers the United States and Canada.

The 38th 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, LGBTQ, and international relations.

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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

  • Listings are arranged alphabetically by organization name, followed by awards administered by the organization, also arranged in alphabetical order by award name.
  • AWARDS, HONORS & PRIZES, 38E includes many different types of sponsoring organizations--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 are accessible through subject, organization, and award indexes.
  • AWARDS, HONORS & PRIZES, 38E lists nearly 5,000 organization e-mail addresses and more than 6,800 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 eligibility based on specific requirements.
  • A large amount of international content allows users to narrow their search to a region of the world or a specific country.

What's New

  • Volume 1 provides totally updated, descriptive information on more than 14,700 awards bestowed by 4,339 organizations, foundations, universities, corporations, and government bodies located in the United States and Canada.

Table of Contents

Volume 1: United States and Canada.
Part 1.
Highlights.
Introduction.
User’s Guide.
Descriptive Listings A–N.
Part 2.
Highlights.
Introduction.
User’s Guide.
Descriptive Listings O–Z.
Subject Index of Awards.
Organization Index.
Award Index.