award

(redirected from awarded)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Idioms.

award

Law
a. the decision of an arbitrator
b. a grant made by a court of law, esp of damages in a civil action

award

A communication from an owner accepting a bid or negotiated proposal. An award creates legal obligations between the parties.
References in periodicals archive ?
Deadline: 02-07-05; Number Awarded: 1 For college tuition; must be graduating high school senior; generally for modern dancers
This is also the first time in the last many years that a prominent politician was awarded by the jury which announced to give the English Prose Pitras Bukhari Award to former Senate chairman Mian Raza Rabbani for his book Invisible People.
To be awarded on the day - The award to the tutor who has progressed in their occupational used in their occupational support to students.
Judges will select the best submission from each discipline, and then choose which should be awarded the first, second and third place prizes.
Murphy was successful; an administrative law judge awarded compensatory damages totaling $70,000, $45,000 for "emotional distress or mental anguish" and $25,000 for "injury to professional reputation." No portion of the award was "for lost wages or taxable earnings of any kind" (i.e., items normally taxed).
University of New Hampshire Department of Theatre and Dance Chris Peabody; Durham, NH 603.862.0093 c.peabody@unh.edu; wwv.unh.edu/theatre-dance/scholarships-undergrad.html Deadline: 04/01/2007; Number awarded: 20 Requirements: UNH theatre and dance major
In the end, the judges awarded 56 Excellence Awards, 73 Merit Awards and one Student Award.
ONTARIO -- In February, seven students are awarded AFS Bursary Awards during the Scholarship Meeting, held in conjunction with the Canadian Casting Industry Education Conference.
This past year, the NCAA also awarded the WBCA with scholarships for participants to use toward their travel and lodging for the workshop.
It was awarded to Kelly and Steve Rome, owners and operators of Rome's Your Independent Grocers.