In the world we love creating unique awards to celebrate success and honour achievements. It Is a most wonderful feeling when hard work and dedication are rewarded and this is why it is so important for every industry to have a ceremony that commemorates top of the performers.
Here we have selected the most top ten prestigious award ceremonies that to be take place every year and celebrate the success of people in the medicine, science, film, music, and literature.
1.The Nobel Prize
The Nobel Prize was established by the year of 1895 will of Alfred Nobel and awarded annually by the Swedish and Norwegian institutions in recognition of the academic, cultural and a scientific advances. The Nobel Prize is to considered as the most prestigious award available in the field of chemistry, literature, physics, physiology, peace activism, or medicine.
2.The Booker Prize
The Booker Prize is awarded each year to the best original novel written only in the English language and published in the United Kingdom and it was the first awarded in 1969. The prize is internationally renowned and has brought recognition, reward and readership not only to the winners or the prize but also to the novelists who have been shortlisted.
The selection of the winner commences with the formation of an advisory committee, which includes a writer, two publishers, a literary agent, a bookseller, a librarian and a chairperson appointed by the Booker Prize Foundation.
3.The Academy Awards (The Oscar)
The Academy Awards is also known as the Oscars are awarded every year for artistic and technical merit in the film industry. The first award was presented in the year 1929, which makes the Oscars the oldest awards ceremony in the world. The Oscar Award is made of gold-plated bronze on a black metal base and portrays a knight holding a sword.
4.The BAFTA Awards
The BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television Arts) is the world-leading independent art charity. The Awards are held at the Royal Albert Hall in London and honour to the best national and foreign films. The categories are include with the best film, best director, best actor and actress in a leading role, best original screenplay and best documentary.
5.The Palme d’Or
The Palme d’Or, or the Golden Palm was introduced in the year of 1955 and it is the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival. This prize was redesigned several times throughout the history and in the 2017 the award was remade to celebrate the festival’s of 70th anniversary. Some of the films that have been awarded the Golden Palm are Wild at Heart, The Tree of Life, The Pianist, and Dancer in the Dark.
6.The Pulitzer Prize
The Pulitzer Prize is an award for achievements in the newspaper, magazine and online journalism in the United States. The prizes are awarded every year in 21 categories, where the each winner receives a certificate and $15,000 cash award.
The categories are includes public service, breaking news reporting, explanatory reporting, editorial writing, feature photography and more.
7.The Golden Globes
The Golden Globes was presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and reward excellence in film and television. The qualifying eligibility period for nominations is the time period from 1st January to 31st December. The Golden Globe Awards is broadcasted more over 167 countries worldwide and generally ranks as the third most watched awards show each year.
8.The BRIT Awards
The BRIT awards are the British Phonographic Industry’s annual popular music awards. The awards is first introduced in the year of 1977 and are considered to be the highest profile music awards ceremony in the United Kingdom.
The Grammy Award is presented by the Recording Academy and recognises and honours achievements in the music industry. The first award was held in the year of 1959 and it took place in the two different locations.
10.The Breakthrough Prize
The Breakthrough Prize is the set of international awards recognizing outstanding contributions in the Life Sciences, Fundamental Physics, and Mathematics. Winners will receive $3 million USD each in prize money and attend a meeting to honour their achievements and honour the next generation of scientists.