List of Awards and Honors

Here is the complete list of Awards and Honors from last six months.

  • 2013 Dadasaheb Phalke Award –  Yash Chopra and Rajesh Khanna
  • 2013 Man Booker International Prize –  Lydia Davis
  • Arjuna Award – Virat Kohli
  • Asia Pacific International Award – Dr. Mujeeb Athar
  • Asom Ratna Award – Indira Goswami
  • Asom Ratna Award for the year 2012 – Indira Goswami
  • Cecil B Demile Award – Woody Allen
  • Champion for Global Change Award 2013 – Malala Yousafzai
  • First Mahathir Award for Global Peace – Nelson Mandela
  • German Whistleblower Prize 2013 – Edward Snowden
  • Golden Lion at Venice Film Festival – Sacro GRA (Italian Documentary)
  • Grand Prize at Cuba’s International Radio and Telivision Festival – Baraksat (Lebanese Documentary)
  • IMPAC Dublin Literary Award – Kevin Barry
  • INDEX Design Award – Kavitha Shukla
  • ISRO Young Scientist Award – Jenita Mary
  • ISRO Young Scientist Award 2013 – Jenita Mary Nongkynrih
  • Jnanpith Award 2011 – Pratibha Ray (recently recieved this award)
  • Jnanpith Award 2012 – Ravuri Bharadhwaja
  • Knighthood, which is the highest honour of Britain – Anish Kapoor (sculptor)
  • Lata Mangeshkar Samman Alankaran – Hariharan
  • Legend of Planet’ award  – Bindeshwar Pathak (Sulabh movement founder)
  • Library of Congress Gershwin Award – Carole King (first woman)
  • Man Booker International Prize – Lydia Davis
  • Man Booker Prize (shortlisted) – Jhumpa Lahiri (for the book “The Low Land”)
  • National Literacy Award – Chattisgarh
  • NSS Wernher von Braun Memorial Award – Abdul Kalam
  • NTR National Literary Award – Manoj Das (a Noted Oriya writer)
  • Sree Narayan Guru Global Secular & Peace Award 2013 (1st time) – Shashi Tharoor
  • Presidential medal of freedom – Dr.Sally Ride (First American female astronaut)
  • Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 2013 – Adam Johnson (for the novel “The Orphan Master’s son”)
  • Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna – Ranjan Sodhi
  • Rajiv Gandhi Wild Life Conservation Award, 2009 – S. P. Yadav
  • Saraswati Samman (2013) – Sugathakumari
  • Skoch Group Award – Jharkhand
  • Sree Narayan Guru Global Secular & Peace Award 2013 (1st time) – Shashi Tharoor
  • Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony – Zubin Mehta
  • Tagore Peace Prize- Shihab Ghanem (first Arab)
  • The Palme d’Or (The top honor) at the 66th Cannes Film Festival – Blue is the Warmest Color
  • The Simón Bolívar National Award of Journalism 2013 – Hugo Chavez (late Venezuelan President )
  • U. N. Champions of the Earth Award – V. Ramanathan
  • UEFA Best Player in Europe Award – Franck Ribéry
  • UN’s Public Service Award – Omen Chandi (Kerala CM)
  • Unique Female Leader Award – Madeleine Albrite (former US Secratary)
  • United Nation’s Public Service Award –  Oommen Chandy (Chief Minister of Kerala)
  • US “woman of courage” award – Nirbhaya (Dehli gang rape victim)
  • Vyas Samman (2012) – Narendra Kohli
  • Whitley award (Green Oscar) – Dr. Aparajita Datta
  • Women’s Prize for Fiction – AM Homes (for her book, May We Be Forgiven)
  • Youngest Indian to scale the Mount Everest  – Raghav Joneja
  • Polar Music Prize 2013 –
    • Youssou Ndour (Singer)
    • Kaija Saariaho (Composer)
  • Parliamentarian Awards :
    • 2010 – Arun Jetly
    • 2011 – Karan Singh
    • 2012 – Sharad Yadav
  • SAARC Literature Award 2013.
    • Abhay K – India
    • Abdul Khaliq Rashid- Afghanistan.
    • Daya Dissanayake – Sri Lanka
    • Farheen – Pakistan.
    • Suman Pokhrel – Nepal.
READ  Padma Awards | Full list of Padma awardees 2013

 

 

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