- Academy Awards
From the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for all aspects of motion picture production.
- Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
Presented by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for outstanding performances in acting, writing, production, technical effects, music, costumes, etc. in television programs.
- American Chemical Society Awards
Information on awards presented by the American Chemical Society and numerous other organizations.
- American Physical Society Prizes, Awards & Fellowships
"A prize or award presented by The American Physical Society is one of the highest honors a physicist can receive. It is a symbol of the admiration of a physicist's peers and demonstrates that the recipient's accomplishments and contributions to physics are judged exceptional by those of his colleagues who are best able to judge their value."
The Bookwire Index presents a list of many other awards offered in the areas of writing and publishing.
- Children's Book Awards
A comprehensive guide to English-language children's book awards on the Internet.
- Encyclopedia Britannica's Guide to Nobel Prize
- Fields Award
The equivalent of a Nobel Prize in the field of Mathematics, established to recognize both existing mathematical work and also the promise of future achievement. Only awarded to mathematicians under age 40.
- Grammy Awards
The recording industry's most prestigious award, presented by the Recording Academy membership to honor excellence in the recording arts and sciences.
- Hugo Awards
Presented by the World Science Fiction Society (WSFS) for excellent works in science fiction novel, short story, editing, writing, fanzine, etc.
- IMDB Awards Events Browser
Links to the Cannes Film Festival, the Golden Globes and many, many other award sites.
- John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation - MacArthur Foundation
The Program provides 5-year fellowships to exceptionally talented and promising individuals who have shown evidence of originality, dedication to creative pursuits, and capacity for self-direction so that they may have the freedom to devote themselves to their own endeavors at their own pace.
- Nebula Awards
Presented by the Science Fiction Writers of America to honor excellence in science fiction writing. Site also offers links to other science fiction award sites.
- Nobel Prize
Awarded by the Nobel Foundation for excellence in several fields including Literature, Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Economics, and Peace.
- The American Theatre Wing's Tony Awards
Presented by the American Theatre Wing and the League of American Theatres and Producers for distinguished achievement in Broadway theater.
- The Caldecott Medal
Awarded by the American Library Association's Association for Library Service to Children to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
- The Newbery Medal
Awarded by the American Library Association's Association for Library Service to Children to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
- The Nobel Prize Internet Archive
- The Pulitzer Prizes
Awarded by the Pulitzer Board for intellectual and artistic excellence in journalism, letters, drama and music