Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1955 until his assassination in 1968.
Live Auctions Martin Luther King Memorabilia Reverend King Awards and Recognition Besides winning the 1964 Nobel Peace Prize, in 1965 the American Jewish Committee presented King with the American Liberties Medallion for his "exceptional advancement of the principles of human liberty."
Savings by Design Award for Energy-Efficient Design of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library from PG&E ; Savvy Award for Best Special Event, "Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - Check it out!" from the City-County Communications and Marketing Association (3CMA) Silver Anvil Award and Best of Silver Anvil Award
Martin Luther King, Jr. Award. Each year, as part of Valparaiso University’s annual celebration of the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., an award is made to the person(s) or organization(s) making significant and lasting contributions to continue to create an environment where diversity is honored and respected on campus and within the broader community.
Martin Luther King Jr. Recognition Program Each year, Tidewater Community College honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a distinguished service award to a TCC faculty or staff member, and provides a scholarship to a TCC student.
Awards and Recognition. North Carolina State University Libraries Faculty Award. ... Most notable of these contributions is her Virtual Martin Luther King project which represents a powerful example of the collaborative initiatives that the North Carolina State Libraries work to foster. ... Virtual Martin Luther King, Jr. Project.
The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Distinguished Service Award was established in 1986 to honor a faculty member, administrator or staff member for their outstanding service in keeping with the principles and ideals of Dr. King. While the award is a tremendous honor, it also carries a $1,000 stipend for the recipient.
Honors and Awards . Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation Award for Promoting Gandhian Values Outside India, 2018. John W. Blassingame Award, Southern Historical Association, 2018. Willie B. Kennedy Award, Northern California Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Foundation, 2018. Tikkun Award, Network of Spiritual Progressives, 2016.
Martin Luther King, Jr., received numerous awards, including the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964. At the time, he was the youngest man and the second American to earn the honor. While identified as an outstanding personality of the year by "Time" in 1957, the magazine also named him its "Man of the Year" in 1963.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Advancing One Community Awards Each January the Iowa State University community observes the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a campus-wide celebration and the recognition of individuals and groups who have followed the principles of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The ...