Terran Esteemed Awards of the 26th Century

in Society

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Highly Esteemed Awards

A number of other awards are considered to extremely prestigious including:

The Secretary General Bantu Prize
Terran award for education awarded annually to teachers who have excelled in the education of their particular expertise.

Honourable Citizen of the Republic
Terran award for peace awarded annually to to Terran individuals who have worked exceptionally well on a matter of social concern within the Terran Democratic Republic.

Terran Awards for its Armed Forces

As the UNPPF evolved into the Terran Democratic Republic's armed forces, it adopted a number of awards, some of which emenate from the 20th Century and the time of the nation-states long-since forgotten.

Purple Heart
Terran award frequently awarded to UNPPF soldiers injured in service of the Terran Democratic Republic and in combat.

UN Medal of Honor
Terran award awarded infrequently to UNPPF soldiers who have fought bravely in battle.

Terran Sporting Awards

Terran physical prowess is recorded through a number of sporting awards, many of which also involve contestants who are not humans.

The "Cups"
Generally awarded annually, they are given in numerous sports fields, Cups symbolize the winning team or individual of a sports competition.

Olympic Medals

Thirty years after first-contact with an alien species, the Terran Democratic Republic organised the first of the Interstellar Olympics Games retaining much of the original Olympic spirit that had survived the test of time. The Interstellar Olympics Games are always held on Earth.

Gold
Terran award for sports awarded every four years to sportsmen who achieve first place in their discipline during the Interstellar Olympics Games.

Silver
Terran award for sports awarded every four years to sportsmen who achieve second place in their discipline during the Interstellar Olympics Games.

Bronze
Terran award for sports awarded every four years to sportsmen who achieve third place in their discipline during the Interstellar Olympics Games.

Terran Cultural Awards

Terran culture is a beacon of inspiration to many other species, with real centres of expertise in music and audio-visual drama. Several awards popular in the 20th Century have continued to be highlights of the Terran popular cultural calendar.

The Oscars
Terran award for culture awarded annually to individuals and organisations that have excelled in the creation of audio-visual content.

The Grammy's
Terran award for culture awarded annually Given to individuals and organisations who have excelled in the creation of audio content.

The Pulitzer Prize for Journalism
Terran award for culture awarded annually to journalists for particularly remarkable news stories.

The Pulitzer Prize for Literature
Terran award for culture awarded annually to authors for particularly remarkable fiction.

The Golden Palm
Terran award for culture awarded annually to to individuals and organisations who have excelled in a particular part of the audio-visual arts.

Nobel Prizes

Throughout the centuries, the Oslo-based Nobel Prizes survived the test of time and continued to grow in prestige throughout the Terran Democratic Republic and beyond once the Nobel Prizes began to be awarded to organisations and individuals with alien origins. The Nobel Prizes are amongst the most prestigious awards in their categories.

Literature
Terran award for culture awarded annually to individuals or organisations who have excelled in literature.

Peace
Terran award for society awarded annually to individuals and organisations who have made great strides towards peace.

Chemistry
Terran award for science awarded annually to individuals and organisations who have made great advancements in chemistry.

Physics
Terran award for science awarded annually to individuals and organisations who have made great advancements in physics.

Medicine
Terran award for science awarded annually to individuals and organisations who have made great advancements in medicine.

Economics
Terran award for science awarded annually to individuals and organisations who have made great advancements in economics.

Astrophysics
Terran award for science awarded annually to individuals and organisations who have made great advancements in astrophysics.

Exploration
Terran award for science awarded annually to individuals and organisations who have made great advancements in the exploration of space.