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Oswald Watt Gold Medal

The Oswald Watt Gold Medal is an Australian aviation award named for Oswald Watt, a decorated pilot in World War I. It originated in 1921 after the death of Oswald Watt and is awarded for "A most brilliant performance in the air or the most notab ...

Pilot Proficiency Award Program

The US FAAs Pilot Proficiency Award Program promotes air safety and encourages general aviation pilots to continue training and maintain proficiency. All of this in an effort to prevent aircraft accidents. The program features two aspects, knowle ...

Polaris Award

The Polaris Award is the highest decoration associated with civil aviation, awarded by the International Federation of Air Line Pilots Associations to airline crews in recognition for acts of exceptional airmanship, heroic action or a combination ...

Ray E. Tenhoff Award

The Ray E. Tenhoff Award recognizes the most outstanding technical paper presented at the annual Society of Experimental Test Pilots Symposium in Los Angeles, California. The award was established in 1962 and is given in memory of Convair test pi ...

Richard C. du Pont Memorial Trophy

The Richard C. du Pont Memorial Trophy is an American competitive award given annually by the Soaring Society of America to the U.S. National Open Class Soaring Champion, as determined at the annual U.S. National Open Class Soaring Championship. ...

Salute to Excellence

Salute to Excellence is a category of awards issued by the Helicopter Association International since 1960, "for outstanding achievements in the international helicopter community".

Schneider Trophy

The Coupe dAviation Maritime Jacques Schneider, commonly called the Schneider Trophy or Schneider Prize, was a trophy awarded annually to the winner of a race for seaplanes and flying boats. The Schneider Trophy is now held at the Science Museum, ...

Segrave Trophy

The Segrave Trophy is awarded to the British national who demonstrates "Outstanding Skill, Courage and Initiative on Land, Water and in the Air". The trophy is named in honour of Sir Henry Segrave, the first person to hold both the land and water ...

SICOFAA Legion of Merit Medal

The SICOFAA Legion of Merit Medal Spanish: Condecoracion Legion al Merito del SICOFAA is awarded annually by the Chief of the Air Staff of the host nation of the Conference of the Chiefs of the Air Staff CONJEFAMER of the member nations of the Co ...

Superior Airmanship Award

The Superior Airmanship Award is an aviation award given by the Air Line Pilots Association. The awards are presented at the ALPA Annual Air Safety Awards Banquet and is accompanied by video recreations of the events, filmed in simulators and scr ...

Thompson Trophy

The Thompson Trophy race was one of the National Air Races of the heyday of early airplane racing in the 1930s. Established in 1929, the last race was held in 1961. The race was 10 miles long with 50-foot-high pylons marking the turns, and emphas ...

Tony Jannus Award

The Tony Jannus Award recognizes outstanding individual achievement in scheduled commercial aviation by airline executives, inventors and manufacturers, and government leaders. The award is conferred annually by the Tony Jannus Distinguished Avia ...

Tony LeVier Flight Test Safety Award

The Tony LeVier Flight Test Safety Award, named in honor of test pilot Tony LeVier, was established by the Flight Test Safety Committee to pay recognition to people who have significantly contributed to the safety of flight test operations. This ...

William J. Kossler Award

The Captain William J. Kossler, USCG Award is given by the American Helicopter Society International for "the greatest achievement in practical application or operation of rotary wing aircraft, the value of which has been demonstrated by actual s ...

Wright Brothers Medal

The Wright Brothers Medal was conceived of in 1924 by the Dayton Section of the Society of Automotive Engineers, and the SAE established it in 1927 to recognize individuals who have made notable contributions in the engineering, design, developme ...

Wright Brothers Memorial Trophy

The Wright Brothers Memorial Trophy was established by the National Aeronautic Association in 1948 after a trust fund was created in 1936 by Godfrey Lowell Cabot of Boston, a former president of the NAA. It is awarded to a living American for "si ...

Milk Queen

Milk Queen is the title awarded to the winner of regularly-organized competitions by Dairy Associations in many countries.

Blue Ribbon Award (railway)

The Blue Ribbon Award is an award presented annually in Japan since 1958 by the Japan Railfan Club. It is awarded for railway vehicles that entered service in the previous year and voted by members as being the most outstanding design of the year.

Bus & Coach of the Year

The title Bus of the Year and Coach of the Year, also known as International Bus of the Year and International Coach of the Year, is on alternate years awarded to bus and coach models on the European market. The competition has been organized by ...

Green Truck of the Year

The "Green Truck of the Year" is an award from the Green Car Journal. The winner is announced each fall at the San Antonio Auto & Truck Show in Texas. The award was introduced in 2015 to complement the current Green Car of the Year award.

International Truck of the Year

The International Truck of the Year is an annual award made by the international transport sector. Each year an expert jury, consisting of leading, authoritative specialist journalists, selects the International Truck of the Year from the new veh ...

International Van of the Year

The International Van of the Year is an annual award, which is made by the international transport sector. Each year an expert jury, consisting of leading, authoritative specialist journalists, selects the International Van of the Year, from the ...

Laurel Prize

The Laurel Prize is an award presented annually in Japan since 1961 by the Japan Railfan Club. It is awarded for railway vehicles that entered service in the previous year and voted by the selection committee as having the most outstanding functi ...

Accounting Hall of Fame

The Accounting Hall of Fame is an award "recognizing accountants who are making or have made a significant contribution to the advancement of accounting" since the beginning of the 20th century. Inductees are from both accounting academia and pra ...

American National Business Hall of Fame

The American National Business Hall of Fame was established in 1972. It is managed by an executive office, and has representatives from universities throughout the United States. Its laureate program inducts American businesspeople into the ANBHF ...

Canadian Business Hall of Fame

The Canadian Business Hall of Fame celebrates the outstanding achievements of Canadas most distinguished business leaders, past and present. Over 170 Order of the Business Hall of Fame Companions serve as inspiring examples for all young Canadian ...

Connecticut Business Hall of Fame

The Connecticut Business Hall of Fame, established in 2005, is an organization created to feature the accomplishments of companies and business leaders and to promote future business activities in the state of Connecticut in the United States. Co ...

Cooperative Hall of Fame

The Cooperative Hall of Fame recognizes individuals from the United States who have made outstanding contributions to cooperatives. The Hall of Fame was established in 1974 and is administered by the Cooperative Development Foundation. Nomination ...

Insurance Hall of Fame

The Insurance Hall of Fame, occasionally referred to as the International Insurance Hall of Fame, honors exceptional members of the insurance field. It was created in 1957 and is administered by the global nonprofit International Insurance Societ ...

Louisiana Center for Women in Government and Business Hall of Fame

The Louisiana Center for Women in Government and Business Hall of Fame recognizes women natives or residents of the U.S. state of Louisiana for their significant achievements or statewide contributions. Among the inductees are men whose contribut ...

Marketing Hall of Fame

The Marketing Hall of Fame was launched by the members of the New York chapter of the American Marketing Association, the creators of the Effies and the GreenBook. Honorees are inducted in a ceremony held in New York City every spring.

Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame

In 2009 State Library of Queensland, the Queensland Library Foundation and QUT Business School collaborated to establish the Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame initiative. The QBLHOF recognises outstanding contributions and achievements mad ...

U.S. Business Hall of Fame

Junior Achievements U.S. Business Hall of Fame was established in 1975, as the result of an idea by Willard F. Rockwell, Jr. and Alan Hilburg. Rockwell and Hilburg approached Pat Lenahan and Charles Whittingham with the idea. Together they engage ...

The Catey Awards

The Cateys are a UK award ceremony for the hospitality industry, first held in 1984. They have been described as the hospitality industrys equivalent of the Oscars. Recipients are nominated, selected and awarded by the industry through The Catere ...

National Pub of the Year

The National Pub of the Year is an annual competition held by CAMRA, the winner of which is announced in the February of the year following that in which the competition is run, that finds the best pub in the UK. Established in 1988, the competit ...

NK Horeca

The NK Horeca, or Dutch National Championship Hospitality, is an annual championship in different branches of hospitality. It currently awards the Golden Chefs Hat for the chef who presents the best four course meal, three awards for the best san ...

Pomme d'Or

The Pomme dOr is a prize for excellence in the tourism industry awarded by FIJET, the European association of professional travel writers and journalists. It is awarded yearly to an organization, location or person for recognising superior effort ...

Pub Design Awards

The Pub Design Awards are an annual awards, established in 1983 and hosted by CAMRA in association with English Heritage and the Victorian Society, that are given to exceptional pubs in the UK that have been newly built/converted or have recently ...

World Travel Awards

The World Travel Awards were founded in 1993. The awards are made annually by an international jury of hospitality experts and peers, mainly from the World Travel and Tourism Council. Awards are given both on an overall world-level basis, and on ...

Beacon of ICT Awards

The Beacon of ICT Awards also known as BoICT Awards are annual ICT awards recognizing organizations or individuals contributions to ICT development in Nigeria. The award is organized by Ken Nwogbo, the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Nigeria Commu ...

P@SHA

Pakistan Software Houses Association for IT and ITES is a trade body and a registered association, was founded in the year 1992, primarily to promote and develop the software and services industry in Pakistan and to protect the rights of its memb ...

America's Most Beautiful Roadster

Americas Most Beautiful Roadster or is an award given out at the Grand National Roadster Show since 1950. It was started by Slonaker as a 9-foot "megatrophy" that engraved the winners name on it. At that time, it was the largest trophy in the world.

Automotive Executive of the Year Award

The DNV GL - Automotive Executive of the Year Award recognizes excellence in leadership and innovation within the automotive industry. Since being launched in 1964, the award has been given to top auto executives, including: Marco Mattiacci, Alan ...

Automotive Hall of Fame

The Automotive Hall of Fame is an American museum. It was founded in 1939 and has over 800 worldwide honorees. It is part of the MotorCities National Heritage Area. the Automotive Hall of Fame includes persons who have contributed greatly to auto ...

Automotive X Prize

The Progressive Insurance Automotive X PRIZE was a set of competitions, programs and events, from the X Prize Foundation, to "inspire a new generation of super-efficient vehicles that help break Americas addiction to oil and stem the effects of c ...

Canadian Car of the Year

Canadian car of the year: Mazda 6 Canadian Utility vehicle of the year: Jeep Cherokee Best New Small Car under $21.000: Mazda 3 Best New Small Car over $21.000: Mazda 3 Sport Best New Family Car under $30.000: Kia Soul Best New Family Car over $3 ...

Car and Driver 10Best

Car and Driver 10Best is a list annually produced by Car and Driver C/D, nominating what it considers the ten best cars of the year. C/D also produced the 5Best list, highlighting what it considers the five best trucks of the year. All production ...

Car and Driver Supercar Challenge

2002 Winner – 2000 Lingenfelter Twin-Turbo Corvette Stage II 2001 Winner – 2000 Lingenfelter Twin-Turbo Corvette Stage II Front Wheel Drive Class – 2002 HKS USA Acura RSX Type-S 2003 Winners – Superfour Challenge Rear/All Wheel Drive Class – 2001 ...

Car Designer of the Century

The Car Designer of the Century was an international award given to the most influential car designer of the 20th century. The election process was overseen by the Global Automotive Elections Foundation. The winner, Giorgetto Giugiaro, was announ ...

Car Engineer of the Century

The Car Engineer of the Century was an international award given to the most influential car engineer of the twentieth century. The election process was overseen by the Global Automotive Elections Foundation. The winner, Ferdinand Porsche, was an ...