Angela Davis will get award after all

Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, after rescinding award to Davis allegedly due to Jewish complaints over her BDS support, reverses course.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 1/27/2019, 8:06 AM

Etgar Keret wins Israel’s most prestigious literary prize

Israeli writer Etgar Keret is the winner of the Sapir Prize, Israel’s most prestigious literary award.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/23/2019, 9:35 PM

Mayor partially retracts blame of Jews over Angela Davis

Birmingham mayor partially retracts blame of Jews for getting award rescinded from pro-BDS ex-Black Panther. But he still blamed some Jews.Ben Sales, JTA, 1/13/2019, 11:03 AM

Birmingham mayor blames Jews after ex-Black Panther denied award

Mayor of Birmingham said a civil rights institute withdrew an award for activist Angela Davis due to pressure from the Jewish community.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 1/8/2019, 10:42 AM

Jared Kushner to receive Mexico’s highest award for foreigners

White House senior adviser will receive Mexico’s 'Order of the Aztec Eagle' for his efforts in renegotiating the NAFTA trade deal.JTA, 11/28/2018, 7:24 PM

Bal Harbour Mayor to be awarded 2018 Pursuit of Justice Award

Gabriel Groisman to be awarded prestigious 2018 Pursuit of Justice Award by American Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists.Mordechai Sones, 11/27/2018, 9:47 PM

Civic heroism award to be granted to Ari Fuld

Police commissioner to grant award to Ari Fuld, who saved lives while struggling against the terrorist who stabbed him to death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2018, 7:49 AM

Book claiming malicious intent behind IDF not killing wins award

Book wins Women's Studies award with thesis that IDF shoots Palestinians 'to maim rather than kill' in order 'to control them.'Tal Polon, 9/13/2018, 1:06 PM

German music award scrapped over rappers' anti-Semitic lyrics

Organizers of Echo Music Awards say they will scrap main annual prize following protest over the anti-Semitic lyrics of this year's winners.AFP, 4/25/2018, 7:15 PM

Special Knesset worker awarded Outstanding Employee

Eliezer Haitovitch, 35, who has Down's syndrome, has worked in Knesset for 10 years. Today awarded 'Outstanding Employee' for 2017.Mordechai Sones, 3/27/2018, 9:39 PM

European Medal of Tolerance awarded to Monaco's Prince Albert II

2018 medal awards prince for 'exceptional personal leadership and inspiration to advance truth, tolerance and historical reconciliation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2018, 1:49 PM

Duvdevan: 300 missions and award for excellence

This past year, the elite IDF unit embarked on more than 300 missions and won the Chief of Staff's award for operational excellence.Amit Melamed, IDF website, 1/2/2018, 9:11 AM

Syria's White Helmets win Swedish human rights prize

Emergency responders organization wins Swedish human rights group's 'Right Livelihood Award.'AFP, 9/22/2016, 2:33 PM

Israeli animators earn top prize at film festival

'Scapegoat' wins first prize at annual New York film festival.JTA, 8/16/2016, 3:27 PM

Katz Award registration opens

Four winners who contribute to the application of Halakha in modern Jewish life will receive $25,000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2016, 11:01 PM

Swedes award Haaretz journalist who delegitimizes Israel

Olof Palme Prize worth $75,000 given to Palestinian pastor and Israeli Gideon Levy for their fight against the 'occupation.'Shoshana Miskin, 1/7/2016, 8:47 PM

Israeli Cartoonist Wins 'Freedom of Expression' Award

Cartoonist Avital Alter wins first award from the Universal Tolerance Organization for her work, and cites Jewish religious principles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/30/2015, 3:03 PM

Samuel Eto’o Awarded European Medal of Tolerance

Football player awarded special award for his work against bigotry by leader of the European Jewish Congress (EJC).Yoni Kempinski and Orly Harari, 3/10/2015, 1:47 PM

Medal of Courage for Lt. Eitan, Hero of Protective Edge

'Eitan,' to be awarded prestigious honor for rushing into Hamas terror tunnel to save Hadar Goldin, hy"d.Uzi Baruch, 12/24/2014, 9:18 PM

Shomron Regional Council Gets Award for Financial Integrity

Ministry of the Interior presents award to Samaria council over financial transparency, disproving accusations of fraud.Tova Dvorin , 2/20/2014, 7:59 PM

Shimon Peres Wins 'Global Leadership' Award at Davos

President awarded for 'tolling the bell of peace and harmony'; uses the opportunity to launch more criticism at Rouhani.Tova Dvorin, 1/24/2014, 1:02 PM

Elie Wiesel Awarded Peres's Presidential Medal of Distinction

At emotional ceremony in NYC, President Shimon Peres presents noted Jewish leader and Holocaust survivor with Israel's highest civil medal.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2013, 5:32 AM

Barbara Streisand to Receive Honorary Doctorate From Hebrew U.

Internationally acclaimed singer and actress Barbra Streisand to receive honorary award from Hebrew University of Jerusalem next month. Aruts Sheva staff, 5/21/2013, 5:19 PM

Doctor who Fought Libel joins IDF Despite Cancer

Doctor who took on Arab libel is awarded for helping soldiers despite a serious illness.Maayana Miskin, 4/14/2013, 9:31 AM

Israel Asks Hungary to Withdraw Award to Anti-Semitic Journalist

Israel has asked Hungary to withdraw a state journalism award given to a TV presenter who made derogatory remarks about Jews.Elad Benari, 3/20/2013, 6:13 AM

Italian President Awarded for 'Unequivocal Stand Against Evil'

President of Italy honored for "uncompromising, unequivocal stand against evil of anti-Semitism" in Washington, D.C. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/17/2013, 3:00 PM