There are a number of award-giving bodies that present a trophy, medal, diploma, certificate, title or a badge to the most deserving ones in respective categories.
The Nobel Prizes are given to those who have shown exemplary contributions to science.
The Pulitzer Prizes are dedicated to the best in the literary world.
The Oscars are presented to the greatest in the movie industry.
The Grammy Awards are granted to the finest in the music industry.
The Emmy Awards are for the best in television.
The Tony Awards are given to the excellent performers in theater.