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Which Awards Would It Be Coolest To Win?

List Rules
Vote up the awards you think it would be most fun and fulfilling to win.

No matter what your particular passion in life, odds are you're eyeing at least one of the world's most prestigious awards. After all, who among us doesn't want a little fame - or at least some recognition - for our achievements? Whether it be a Nobel Peace Prize or an Academy Award, you likely wouldn't turn down a little prestige to prominently display on a mantel or in a cabinet. Regardless of how awesome you know you are at any particular activity, a trophy, medal, or other physical accolade proves you're kinda the best at it. 

Here, you'll have a chance to vote on the best awards to win, from a selection of some of the most coveted trophies, medals, rings, and more from around the globe. Dream of a plaque welcoming you to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? Have an Oscar acceptance speech ready for a screenplay you've yet to write? Want a MacArthur Genius Grant to both definitively prove your intellect and ensure your financial stability for the coming future? Which awards do you wish you had? 

While you may think the choice is easy, you may not realize the sheer magnitude of awards are out there. Browse this list closely and vote up the coolest awards! 

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list ordered by
  • Medal Of Honor
    2

    Medal Of Honor

  • Olympic Medal
    3

    Olympic Medal

  • Academy Award
    4

    Academy Award

  • Presidential Medal Of Freedom
    5

    Presidential Medal Of Freedom

  • Pulitzer Prize
    6

    Pulitzer Prize

  • Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star
    7

    Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star

  • Grammy Award
    8

    Grammy Award

  • Emmy Award
    9

    Emmy Award

  • Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame Induction
    10

    Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

  • National Book Award
    11

    National Book Award

  • MacArthur Genius Grant
    12

    MacArthur Genius Grant

  • MVP Award
    13

    MVP Award

  • Profile In Courage Award
    14

    Profile In Courage Award

  • FIFA World Cup
    15

    FIFA World Cup

  • Billboard Music Award
    17

    Billboard Music Award

  • NFL Championship Ring
    18

    NFL Championship Ring

  • Peabody Award
    19

    Peabody Award

  • People's Choice Award
    20

    People's Choice Award

  • Kennedy Center Award
    21

    Kennedy Center Award

  • NBA Championship Ring
    22

    NBA Championship Ring

  • Heavyweight World Championship Belt
    23

    Heavyweight World Championship Belt

  • Critics' Choice Award
    24

    Critics' Choice Award

  • Wimbledon Championship
    25

    Wimbledon Championship