List of Important Awards and Honours 2020 - Download Free PDF
List of Important Awards and Honours 2020 - Download Free PDF

Important Awards and Honours 2020

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Importance of Award :-

An award is given to recognize achievement. No matter what field it represents, it is important to give an award to show that a person’s achievement is appreciated and commended. Awards are commonly given in the following fields or areas:

  • Sports
  • Corporate Events
  • Academic Institutions

Among these, the area that gives the most awards is in the sporting world. Unlike academic institutions and corporate events, there are many different sub areas in the field of sports. There are various types of sporting events and every declared winner is bestowed with a unique award to celebrate his or her victory in that particular event. Some of the most popular sporting events where prizes include trophies, medals and plaques are:

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Golf

Awards & Honours – February 2020 PDF

S.NO. Award Awardee
1. Swami Vivekananda Karmayogi Award 2020 Jadav Payeng
2. Dan David Prize 2020 Gita Sen
3. Miss Diva Universe 2020 Adline Castelino
4. National e-Governance Award RailMadad
5. Laureus World Sportsman of the Year Award Lewis Hamilton and Footballer Lionel Messi
6. Mystic Kalinga Literary Award Manoj Das
7. French honour for Theatre Artiste Sanjana Kapoor
8. National Award for Implementation of the Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana South Salmara Mankachar of Assam
9. Lifetime Achievement Award by International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Pullela Gopichand
10. 1st Mathrubhumi Book of the Year Award Vinod Kumar Shukla
11. ‘Central Banker of the Year 2020’ for the Asia-Pacific region Shaktikanta Das
12. 34th Cannes Open D Gukesh
13. SERB Women Excellence Award-2020 Dr Niti Kumar
14. 2019 FIH Women’s Rising Star of the Year Lalremsiami
15. 1st Men’s section Khelo India Ice Hockey tournament 2020 Ladakh Scouts Regimental Centre (LSRC) Red
16. 1st Position for the Implementation of Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana Madhya Pradesh

Awards & Honours – January 2020 PDF

S.NO. Award Awardee
1. ‘Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu National Award for Excellence’ Dr M S Swaminathan
2. ‘Muppavarapu National Award for Social Service’ Dr Gutta Muniratnam
3. Polly Umrigar Award Jasprit Bumrah
4. ‘World Games Athlete of the Year’ Award Rani Rampal
5. Global Bihar Excellence Award 2019 Piyush Jaiswal
6. Miss Teen International 2019 Aayushi Dholakia
7. Global Child Prodigy Award 2020 Indian girl Sucheta Satish & Indian Yoga Boy Ishwar Sharma
8. Costa Children’s Award 2019 Jasbinder Bilan
9. 29th Saraswati Samman Vasdev Mohi
10. “Merck Young Scientist Award 2019” Sakya Singha Sen
11. Cisco Youth Leadership Award 2019 Priya Prakash
12. Kerala National Media Award N. Ram
13. ‘Harit Ratna Award 2019’ Dr N Kumar
14. 1st Prize at the Republic Day Parade, 2020 Tableaux of Assam
15. Doctor of Letters (D.Litt.) by Calcutta University Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee
16. 2020 Tyler Prize Pavan Sukhdev
17. Padma Shri award from Telangana Farmer Chinthala Venkat Reddy
18. 2020 Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskar Award Disaster Mitigation & Management Centre (DMMC)
19. Plastic Waste Management Award 2020 Assam’s Dibrugarh district

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Important Awards and Honours 2020

S. No. Award Awardee
1. Miss Universe for the year 2019 Zozibini Tunzi
2. Nobel Peace Prize 2019 Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed
3. FICCI India Sports Awards 2019 Railway Sports Promotion Board
4. British PM Boris Johnson General Election in the UK
5. Prof. Sibnath Deb Visitor’s Award – for Research in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences
6. Prof. Sanjay Puri Visitor’s Award- for Research in Physical Sciences
7. Prof. Asad Ullah Khan Visitor’s Award – for Research in Biological Sciences
8. Dr Shaon Ray Chaudhuri Visitor’s Award- for Technology Development
9. Amitabh Bachchan Dadasaheb Phalke Award 2018
10. Tony Joseph 2019 Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize
11. Lionel Messi Ballon d’Or Award
12. Sangeeta Jaitley Economic Times (ET) Lifetime Achievement Award for Public Service 2019
13. Joaquin Rafael Phoenix PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) ‘Person of the Year’ Award 2019
14. Christopher Martin-Jenkins Spirit of Cricket Award
15. Abu Dhabi (UAE) World’s Leading Sports Tourism Destination at the 26th Edition of the World Travel Awards (WTA)
16. Kairat Abdrakhmanov, Nicholas Emiliou, Frantisek Ruzicka, Volodymyr Yelchenko ‘The Diwali – Power of One’ award 2019
17. Gulu Mirchandani “Lifetime Achievement Award” by the Consumer Electronics and Appliances Manufacturers Association
18. Odisha ‘World Habitat Award’ for Jaga Mission
19. Greta Thunberg, Aminatou Haidar, Guo Juanmei and Davi Kopenawa Yanomami Right Livelihood Award for the year 2019
20. Ajit Doval Honorary Doctorate at the Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Central University (HNBCIJ)
21. Priyanka Chopra Marrakech Film Festival
22. Gurugram-based startup ‘Space Oscar’ Award
23. Rani Rampal, Saurabh Chaudhary Sports Person of the Year awards at the FICCI India Sports Awards 2019
24. Greta Thunberg Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2019
25. Toni-Ann Singh Miss World 2019
26. Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir National Award Union Rural Development Ministry for best performance in the implementation of PMGSY
27. Ben Stokes BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2019
28. R. Nagaswamy Silver Jubilee International Conference of Art
29. Aditya K. Bharat Award for bravery
30. Kamareddy district of Telangana Unicef-2019 Award for Swachh Bharat implementation
31. Dr Santosh G Honavar American Academy of Ophthalmology’s (AAO) highest Life Achievement Award
32. Major Anoop Mishra Army Design Bureau Excellence Award
33. Isabelle Huppert Lifetime Achievement Award at IFFI 2019
34. S Rajinikanth ‘Icon of Golden Jubilee of IFFI’ Award
35. Nawazuddin Siddiqui Golden Dragon Award at 2019 CIFF
36. Pepsico India US Award for Saving Water
37. Neeraj Sharma ‘Early career Researchers of the Year 2019’ Award
38. Madhuri Vijay’s ‘The Far Field’ wins 2019 JCB prize for Literature
39. Serbia’s Sara Damnjanovic ‘Miss Asia Global 2019’
40. Gulab Kothari Raja Ram Mohan Roy Award
41. Writer Abhishek Sarkar Young Literature Award
42. Rofiquzzaman Rony Gemcon Young Poetry Award
43. Kumar Mangalam Birla ABLF Global Asian Award
44. Shanta Gokhale Tata Literature Live! Lifetime Achievement Award for 2019
45. K. Ullas Karanth George Schaller Lifetime Award
46. Ravi Prakash BRICS-Young Innovator Prize 2019
47. Robert De Niro SAG-AFTRA’s highest tribute: the SAG Life Achievement Award
48. Bhonsle Asian Film Festival Barcelona
49. Tobacco Board of India Golden Leaf Award
50. Rezwana Choudhury Bannya ICCR distinguished Alumni Award
51. Sridevi and Rekha Akkineni Nageswara Roa National Award for 2018 and 2019
52. Ankur Ranjan Phukan & Monoranjan Bori Munin Barkotoki Literary Award 2019
53. Dr. Cyrus Poonawalla ABLF Lifetime Achievement Award
54. Avneet Sidhu Guru Nanak Dev Ji Achievers Award
55. Bajrang Punia Indian Personality of the Year Award (Sports)
56. Sir David Attenborough Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2019
57. Virat Kohli People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India’s ‘Person of the Year for 2019’
58. Greta Thunberg International Children’s Peace Prize
59. Eliud Kipchoge, Dalilah Muhammad World Athlete of the Year Award
60. Floating school project of Bangladesh Aga Khan Architecture Award
61. Singer Billie Eilish Billboard’s 2019 Woman of the Year
62. Odia women weightlifter Jhilli Dalabehera Ekalabya Award for 2019
63. Suresh Krishna ‘Quality Ratna’ Award
64. Indian journalist Neha Dixit International Press Freedom Award 2019
65. Manisha Kulshreshtha 28th Bihari Puraskar Award
66. G Satheesh Reddy Honorary Fellowship by RAeS
67. ‘Particles’ Golden Peacock Award at IFFI 2019
68. Akkitham Namboodiri 55th Jnanpith Award
69. NDTV International Press Institute India Award
70. Kharjan TE Best Tea Garden School Award
71. Bodybuilder Chitharesh Natesan Mr. Universe 2019
72. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw Lifetime Achievement  Award by ICMR
73. Sudarsan Pattnaik Italian Golden Sand Art Award 2019
74. Amit Panghal Haryana Gaurav Award
75. Sachin Tendulkar Swachchta Ambassador Award
76. Azizbek Ashurov UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) prestigious Nansen Award
77. Ben Stokes Professional Cricketers’ Association player of the year and People’s Choice Award
78. “Spirit Of Kerala” People’s Choice Award
79. Nick Hague “The Order of Courage“ Award
80. Ashleigh Barty ‘The Don’ Award
81. Vikram Sarabhai Library of IIMA ‘Award of Distinction’
82. Ramesh Pandey Asia Environmental Enforcement Award
83. Chandi Prasad Bhatt 31st Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration
84. Noted Director and Producer Priyadarshan Madhya Pradesh government’s National Kishore Kumar Award
85. Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo 2019 Booker Prize
86. Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra “Orchestra of the year Award 2019”
87. K Parasaran Most Eminent Senior Citizen Award
88. Jennifer Aniston People’s Icon Award 2019
89. “Gully Boy” & “Delhi Crime” Asian Academy Creative Awards
90. Ilham Tohti Sakharov Prize
91. BharatPe DigiDhan Mission Fin-tech Award
92. Anup Singh Udyog Rattan Award
93. Nedumangad 2019 Deen Dayal Upadhyay Panchayat Sashaktikaran Puraskar Award
94. YES Bank DigiDhan Mission Digital Payments Award
95. Dutee Chand Vogue Award for Sportsperson of the Year
96. Sanjay Kapoor Most Inspiring Indian Bollywood Actor in UK
97. Kavitha Gopal President of India Prize 2019
98. Kalli Purie Indias Most Powerful Women in Media
99. Prof. Sibnath Deb Visitor’s Award for Research in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences
100. Prof. Sanjay Puri Visitor’s Award for Research in Physical Sciences
101. Prof. Asad Ullah Khan Visitor’s Award for Research in Biological Sciences
102. Dr Shaon Ray Chaudhuri Visitor’s Award for Technology Development
103. IPS officer Chhaya Sharma 2019 Asia Society Game Changers Award
104. Paolo Borrometi for Courageous and Ethical Journalism 2019 Peter Mackler Award
105. Andhra Pradesh Best State Award for overall growth in the tourism category
106. Goa and Madhya Pradesh Adventure Tourism category
107. Uttarakhand Best Film Promotion Friendly State
108. Telangana Best State in the Innovative use of IT category
109. Odisha State Disaster Management Authority (OSDMA) IT Excellence Award, 2019
110. Odia Writer Pradeep Dash 40th Edition of Prestigious Sarala Puraskar
111. Navdeep Singh Suri First Class Order of Zayed II Award
112. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Dr Kalam Smriti International Excellence Award 2019
113. Neena Gupta Best Feature Film and Best Actress Award
114. Agnes Kharshiing 11th International Hrant Dink Award
115. Vinod Kumar Yadav Eminent Engineers Award
116. Anand Kumar Education Excellence Award 2019
117. Kerala Tourism Three PATA Gold Awards
118. Sonu Nigam Magnificent Performing Arts Award
119. Ravish Kumar Gauri Lankesh National Award
120. Amitabh Bachchan Dadasaheb Phalke award
121. Adam Harper SASTRA Ramanujan Prize for 2019
122. Prime Minister Narendra Modi 2019 Global Goalkeeper Award
123. Payal Jangid Changemaker Award 2019
124. Cochin International Airport Award for Passenger Satisfaction
125. Thanu Padmanabhan M P Birla Memorial Award 2019
126. Kallie Puri India’s Most Powerful Women in Media
127. Tapan Kumar Mishra National Tourism Award for the Category of “Best Tourist Guide”
128. Sanjay Kapoor Most of the inspiring Indian Bollywood Actor
129. Kavitha Gopal President of India Prize 2019
130. Ayushmann Khurrana Actor of the Year award at the 11th edition of GQ Men of the Year Awards
131. Infosys United Nations Global Climate Action Award
132. PT Usha IAAF Veteran Pin Award
133. Ravish Kumar Ramon Magsaysay Award 2019
134. Dr. Vikram Sarabhai Journalism Award in Space Science, Technology and Research
135. NITI Aayog 4th Edition of WTI Awards
136. Vice President Venkaiah Naidu President’s Certificate of Honour and Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman Awards
137. ISRO Chairman K. Sivan Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Award
138. Himachal Pradesh POSHAN Abhiyaan Awards
139. Director General of DD News, Mayank Agrawal “Champions of Empathy Award”
140. Ruhan Rajput ‘Entrepreneur of the Year Award, 2019’
141. Former Cricketer Kapil Dev Bharat Gaurav Award
142. Bhasha Mukherjee Miss England 2019
143. President of Guinea National Order of Merit
144. Naaz Joshi Miss World Diversity 2019
145. Actor Steve Coogan Charlie Chaplin Award
146. Lionel Messi UEFA’s Goal of the Season award 2018-19
147. Cristiano Ronaldo(Runner Up) UEFA’s Goal of the Season award 2018-19
148. Rajasthan “Best Innovation and Initiative Leadership Award”( World Education Summit-2019)
149. Priyam Chatterjee 1st Indian Chef to win French honour
150. Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman Vir Chakra
151. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi “Order of Zayed“
152. Philipose Mar Chrysostum Guinness Award
153. Dr K Thangaraj JC Bose Fellowship for the Year 2019
154. Meeta Narain ‘Pushkin Medal – 2019’
155. Shri Prabhakar Singh ‘Eminent Engineer Award for the Year 2019’
156. Eric Cantona UEFA President’s Award
157. Sattriya danseuse Prestigious Award
158. Former President of India Pranab Mukherjee Bharat Ratna
159. Aparna Kumar 1st IPS officer to complete 7 Summits Challenge (Climbing the North America’s Highest Peak Denali (20,310 feet)
160. Northeast Frontier Railway Best Innovation Award (Railway)
161. “Find the Incredible You” Campaign Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Gold Award 2019
162. Wipro’s Azim Premji, Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga 2019 Global Excellence Awards (by US-India Strategic Partnership Forum)
163. ‘Gully Boy’ NETPAC Award for Best Asian Film at 23rd Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival 2019
164. ‘Nagarkirtan’ Best Featured Film at SAARC Film Festival 2019
165. Rohan Bopanna and Smriti Mandhana Arjuna Award 2018 by Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Kiren Rijiju
166. P T Usha International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF)Veteran Pin
167. Vocalist S. Sowmya Sangita Kalanidhi Award at 93rd Annual Conference of Music Academy
168. Meryl Streep Tribute Actor Award at 2019 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)
169. Sudarsan Pattnaik People’s Choice Award at 2019 Revere Beach International Sand Sculpting Festival
170. Vidisha Baliyan Miss Deaf World 2019 Title
171. Priya Priyadarshini Jain ‘Indian Woman of Influence Award’at House of Lords, UK
172. P.Raghu Ram Honorary fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons(FRCS) of Thailand
173. Zakhir Hussain Akademi Ratna category
174. Sonal Mansingh Akademi Ratna category
175. Jatin Goswami Akademi Ratna category
176. K Kalyanasundaram Pillai Akademi Ratna category
177. Diwan Singh Bajeli Overall Contribution/Scholarship
178. Puru Dadhich Overall Contribution/Scholarship
179. Country’s First Woman Fighter Flight Lieutenant Mohana Singh
180. Global Leadership Award 2019 Sunder Pichai and Adena Friedman
181. World’s Richest Female Musician Rihanna
182. ‘Nishan Izzuddin’- Maldives’ award Prime Minister Narendra Modi
183. Distinguished Alumni Award Nirmala Sitharaman and S. Jaishankar
184. Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award Priyanka Chopra
185. 54th Jnanpith Award Amitav Ghosh
186. BBC World Service Global Champion Akshaya Patra
187. Femina Miss India World 2019 Suman Rao
188. ‘Save Water Hero Award’ Makarand Tilloo
189. Innovation for Sustainable Development Award Nitesh Kumar Jangir
190. Miss Universe Australia 2019 Priya Serrao
191. ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ Mark Tully
192. Kyrgyzstan’s Highest National Award Xi Jinping
193. ‘Journalist of the Year’ RedInk Award Rachna Khaira
194. President’s award for excellent CSR in social development NALCO
195. Emirates Recycling Award Nia Tony
196. Statesmanship Award Jimmy Carter
197. World Health Organization Award Rajasthan government’s Medical & Health Department
198. J.C. Daniel Award Sheela J.C.
199. Gold Award Mahindra Automobiles
200. ‘Outstanding Artistic Achievement’ Award Movie – Veyil Marangal (Trees Under the Sun)
201. IIT Kanpur’s Honorary Doctorate Pullela Gopichand

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