Awards

Breakthrough Prize
'Rock star' physicists, mathematicians win $25 million in Breakthrough Prizes - CSMonitor.com
Breakthrough Prize - Wikipedia


8826 150324  Joan Baez and Ai Weiwei to receive top Award from Amnesty International Amnesty International  03/24/2015
Ambassador of Conscience Award - Wikipedia
Home | Amnesty International

Newbery Medal   Children’s Book Award, Named after John Newbery (1713-1767), Late January   090126: Neil Gaiman "The Graveyard Book"


Grammy Awards (January or February)  Music of the Year (Record of the Year and Song of the Year)

4878 140127  Grammy Awards 2014: The Complete Winners List  (Rolling Stone, 01/26/2014)
Grammy Awards  Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, LA, California, CBS
Grammy Awards 2014 Highlights: Beyonce and Jay Z, mass wedding, Lorde and Daft Punk - YouTube
Fuse Red Carpet Live @ the GRAMMYs - YouTube
4853 140125  Madonna to Perform 'Same Love' With Macklemore Ryan Lewis at the Grammys  (Rolling Stone, Mariam Coleman, 01/25/2014)
Grammy Awards  Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, LA, California, CBS
4789 140119   Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr Added to Grammy Lineup  (Rolling Stone, Jon Blistein, 01/14/2014)
GRAMMY.com The Official Site of Music's Biggest Night
Grammy Award - Wikipedia

TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) Conference | TED Prize, California 090204-0207

Glamour Women of the Year Awardswww.glamour.com

Writers Guild Awards  100220

Academy Awards (known as The Oscars) (February or March) Movies of the Year
5241 140303 
Ellen DeGeneres Opening Monologue at the Oscars 2014 HD FULL - YouTube
Highlights From the 2014 Oscars - YouTube
Oscars Selfie. Ellen Oscar Selfie With Stars. Oscars 2014 #theoscars2014 - YouTube
These Are The Most Gif-Able Moments Of The 2014 Oscars  (Huffington Post, 03/03/2014)
Oscar Host Ellen DeGeneres: Why I Love the Movies  (Parade Magazine, Shawna Malcom, 02/28/2014)
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Too many celebrities, not enough heroes  (Washington Post Opinions, Landon Y. Jones, 02/28/2014)
Five myths about the Oscars  (Washington Post Opinions, Nick Davis, 02/28/2014)
Oscars® Trailer Ellen DeGeneres - YouTube
Oscar Predictions 2014 - 86th Academy Awards - YouTube
Academy Awards - Wikipedia
5209 140228  Hair and makeup retro from Oscars past  (MSN, Wonderwall, Molly McGonigle)
5144 140222 
Oscar producers suit up for the big game  (LA Times, Rebecca Keegan, 02/22/2014)
Academy Awards (The Oscars)    March 2, 2014
The Oscars 2014 | 86th Academy Awards  on ABC
4753 140116  Oscar 2014 nominations reflect a sea change in academy's attitude  (LA Times, Kenneth Turan, 01/16/2014)

Do Something Awards   Application Deadline: 110301

Profile in Courage Award: Former President John F. Kennedy's May 29 birthday

The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song  100602

Congressional Gold Medal - Wikipedia  (June?)
List of Congressional Gold Medal recipients - Wikipedia


Ig Nobel Prize

Mark Twain Prize for American Humor by The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts     121022

The Medal of Honor, the highest award that can given to military personnel

The National Book Awards

The Nobel Prize

Fields Medal and Abel Prize
6932 140814  Fields Medal mathematics prize won by woman for first time in its history - Guardian  Ian Sample, 08/12/2014
International Mathematical Union (IMU) Details  Fields Medal
Fields Medal - Wikipedia 
The Fields Medal and the Abel Prize have often been described as the "mathematician's Nobel Prize"

Emmy Awards (August or September) Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
7033 140826  66th Primetime Emmy Awards, Aug. 25, 2014, LA, NBC | Television Academy 
Show clips Opening with Host Seth Meyers | Television Academy
66th Primetime Emmys: In Memoriam | Television Academy
Videos | Television Academy
Primetime Emmy Awards 2014 TV Highlights - YouTube
Primetime Emmy Awards 2014 full show - YouTube
Primetime Emmy Award - Wikipedia
Seth Meyers - IMDb

7681 141110  Breakthrough Prize gives $3 million each to 14 scientists  USA TODAY, Elizabeth Weise, 11/09/2014
Breakthrough Prize 

7725 141115  Glamour's 'Women of the Year' Awards
Lupita Nyong’o on success: I hope to 'open doors for people like me' - Yahoo News Katie Couric

Women of the Year inspiring women, women politics | Glamour.com
Mira Nair - Wikipedia
Robin Roberts, Chelsea Clinton Among Those To Receive Glamour's 'Women Of The Year' Awards  Huffington Post,
Shelley Acoca, AP, 11/12/2014
Glamour Awards - Wikipedia

Presidential Medal of Freedom (America's Highest Civilian Honor)
7822 141124  The White House, November 24, 2014  Presidential Medal of Freedom - Wikipedia
President Obama Names Recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom | The White House  11/10/2014
List of Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients - Wikipedia
4135 131120  President Obama honors Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey with Presidential Medal of Freedom (NY Daily News, Corky Siemaszko, 11/20/2013)
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Congressional Gold Medal - Wikipedia  (June?)
List of Congressional Gold Medal recipients - Wikipedia


The Pulitzer Prize   

Rhodes Scholarships  091122

Rueben Awards by National Cartoonists Society Awards 

The Templeton Prize

Lantos Foundation Award
4301 131210  Hillary Clinton to receive yet another award  (USA Today, Martha T. Moore, 12/05/2013)
Promoting Human Rights Worldwide - Lantos Foundation for Human Rights and Justice
Lantos Foundation Award Ceremony for Hillary Clinton - C-SPAN Video Library  12/06/2013
Tom Lantos - Wikipedia


Kennedy Center Honors - Wikipedia
7943 141208  The Kennedy Center Honors
Al Green, Tom Hanks, Patricia McBride, Sting and Lily Tomlin
To Receive 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors  -  America to Celebrate the Careers of Five Extraordinary Artists Sunday, December 7, 2014  -  on CBS on December 30, 2014
President Obama Speaks at the Kennedy Center Honors Reception - YouTube  White House
Ballet icon Patricia McBride comes full pirouette - YouTube  PBS
Al Green-Lets Stay Together - YouTube

Art  |  Music
4292 131209  December 8, 2013  36th Kennedy Center Honors - The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
The Honors Gala, December 29, 2013 on CBS
Kennedy Center honors five  (LA Times, Katherine Skiba, 12/09/2013)

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