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Flashcards in Awards Deck (38):
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Top award for Music

Grammy

2

US poetry award presented by Yale University

Bollinger Prize

3

Award given for the best television commercial

Clio

4

Fashion designer's award

Perry Ellis award

5

All Nobel Prizes

Peace; Literature; Economics; Physiology/Medicine; Chemistry; Physics

6

Mystery writer's award

Edgar (named for Poe)

7

National Geographic Society award

Hubbard award

8

Prizes awarded annually in Stockholm - Sweden

Nobel Prize (Peac awarded in Oslo - Norway)

9

Outstanding teacher award

Golden Apple

10

World team tennis award

Davis cup

11

Top award for Television

Emmy

12

MacArthur Foundation award

Genius Grant

13

Award from the Columbia School of Journalism

Pulitzer Prize

14

Top award for Theater

Tony

15

Award given to the best college football player

Heisman Trophy

16

London's Tony award

Olivier (named for Lawrence Olivier)

17

Science fiction literature award

Hugo and Nebula

18

Highest award given by US government

Gongressional Medal of Honor

19

Tony award's full name

Antoinette Perry award

20

International soccer championship

World Cup

21

Planned Parenthood Federation award

Maggie (named for Margaret Sanger)

22

Two original Nobel Prizes

Chemistry and Physics

23

National Hockey League championship

Stanley cup

24

Yachting's top award

America's cup

25

Super bowl trophy

Lombardi Trophy

26

Outstanding amateur athletic award

Sullivan award

27

Outstanding cartoonist award

Reuben award

28

Highest civilian award given by US government

(Presidential) Medal of Freedom

29

Great Britain's highest military award

Victoria Cross

30

Award for broadcasting

Peabody award

31

Award given for best children's illustration

Caldecott Medal

32

Award given to baseball's best pitcher

Cy Young award

33

Mason's award

Order of the Eastern Star

34

World team golf award

Ryder cup

35

The only people to win all four entertainment awards

Rita Moreno; Barbara Streisand

36

Top award for Film

Oscar

37

ESPN's annual awards

ESPY's

38

Off-Broadway theater award

Obie