List of awards

This is a list of orders, medals, prizes, and other awards, of military, civil and ecclesiastical conferees.

Arts and entertainment

General

Comic books and cartooning

Computers and the Internet

Dance

Film

Humor

Music

Beauty pageants

Radio

Stage and theater

Television

Web television

Business

Advertising

Fashion

Food and drink

Food

Drink

Games

Board games

Video games

Hobby and special interest

Auto

Scale modeling

Humanitarianism, international relations, and service

Human rights

Humanitarian and service awards

Peace prizes

Scouting

Humanities

Architecture

Art

Design

Education

History

Journalism

Language

Law

Literature

Logic and philosophy

Politics

Theology and Biblical studies

Military and patriotic honors and medals

Science and technology

Sport

Tourism

Miscellaneous

Children of the Confederacy

Mock prizes

Posthumous

Many prizes, medals, and awards can be granted posthumously. Australian actor Heath Ledger, for example, won many awards after his death in 2008. Military decorations, such as Hero of the Soviet Union or the Medal of Honor, are often given posthumously.

Less commonly, certain prizes, medals, and awards are granted only posthumously, especially those that honor people who died in service to a particular cause. Such awards include:

See also

References

  1. "Lettre Ulysses Award". Lettre International Aventis Foundation. Retrieved 9 February 2007.
  2. http://kfip.org/islamic-studies/
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