The word award is a noun. Award means (1) a grant made by a law court, (2) a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction, (3) something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery.
Award is also a verb that means (1) give, especially as a reward, (2) give on the basis of merit, (3) bestow an honor upon.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word award.
This is the official website of the Nobel Foundation. It provides a detailed history of the prize and all its winners since its inception in 1901. There are biographies, interviews, articles, photos, and more. There have been 107 Nobel Peace Prizes awarded, and there is an extensive section of background and history on this award. Users can browse sites to find specific prizes, find games, and more.
The following articles provide recent award-related news.
Each year we reflect upon the Top 25 Women in Healthcare award recipients and their accomplishments. What sets this year's honorees apart are their diverse experiences and world views. ...
Modern Healthcare. Saturday, 16 Feb 2019 00:01:00 EST.
The organizers of the Oscars ceremony on Friday scrapped a plan to award four Academy Awards during commercial breaks in the Feb. 24 telecast, following an uproar by Hollywood filmmakers, actors and others.
Reuters. Friday, 15 Feb 2019 19:21:38 -0500.
A team from Lianhe Zaobao sought to tackle the subject of inequality through the personal stories of Singaporeans from different backgrounds coping with poverty.
Straits Times. Saturday, 16 Feb 2019 05:00:00 +0800.
Dick Vitale, ESPN's exuberant voice of college basketball for the last four decades, will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 40th Annual Sports Emmy Awards on May 20 in New York City.
Newsmax. Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019 17:26:00 EDT.