The most prestigious award in the world.It was set up in 1900 under the will of
Alfred Bernhard Nobel.
The Nobel prizes are presented annually on 10 December (The death anniversary of the founder).
It is given in the fields of Peace,Literature,Physics,chemistry,Physiology or Medicine (from .1901) and Economics (from 1969)
Winners of Nobel Prize From India
Instituted in 1917 and named after US publisher
It is conferred annually in the United States for the accomplishments in journalism,literature and music.
Instituted in 1957.Named after
Ramon Magsaysay, the former President of Philippines.
The award is given annually on August 31,the birth anniversary of contribution in public service,Community Leadership,Journalism,Literature & Creative Arts and International Understanding.
Man Booker Prize
Instituted in 1968, is the highest literary award of the world setup by the
Booker Company and the British Publisher Association along the lines of the Pulitzer Prize of USA.
Right Livelihood Award
The Right Livelihood Award was established in 1980.
It is also referred as “Alternative Nobel Prize”.
It is given to persons to honour those “working on practical and exemplary solutions to the most urgent challenges facing the world today.”
Instituted in 1929 these awards are conferred annually by the Acedemy of Motion pictures,Arts and Sciences, USA in recognition of outstanding