NAACP Image Award – President's Award

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People presents an annual NAACP Image Award. Winners are selected by the NAACP president in recognition of special achievement and distinguished public service. The following are winners for the President's Award:

Year Winner Ref
1987 Ella Fitzgerald [1]
1988 Rev. Jesse Jackson [2]
1989 Jheryl Busby [3]
1990 Antoinette Stroman & Ryan White [4]
1996 Kent Amos & Carmen Amos [5]
1997 Bryant Gumbel [6]
1998 Alexis Herman [7]
1999 Lauryn Hill [8]
2000 Tavis Smiley and Tom Joyner [9]
2001 Bill Clinton [10]
2002 Condoleezza Rice [11]
2003 Venus and Serena Williams [12]
2004 T. D. Jakes [13]
2006 Susan L. Taylor [14]
2007 Soledad O'Brien [15]
2008 Donald Sterling [16]
2009 Muhammad Ali [17]
2010 Van Jones [18]
2011 Colin Powell [19]
2012 The Black Stuntmen's Association [20]
2013 Kerry Washington [21]
2015 Spike Lee [22]
2016 John Legend [23]
2017 Lonnie Bunch [24]
2018 Danny Glover [25]
2019 Jay-Z [26]
2020 Rihanna [27]
2021 LeBron James [28]
2022 Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex & Meghan, Duchess of Sussex [29]

References

  1. ^ "1987 Image Awards". Awardsandwinners. Retrieved September 3, 2016.
  2. ^ "1988 Image Awards". Awardsandwinners. Retrieved August 5, 2016.
  3. ^ Dennis, McDougal (November 8, 1989). "Special Awards given to honorary people". LA Times. Retrieved August 5, 2016.
  4. ^ "1990 Image Award Winners". Awardsandwinners. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  5. ^ "1996 Image Award Winners". Awardsandwinners. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  6. ^ "1997 Image Award Winners". Awardsandwinners. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  7. ^ Gray, Timothy M. (Mar 3, 1998). "NAACP Image nods to 'Soul Food,' 'Touched'". Variety. Retrieved 16 April 2012.
  8. ^ "Will & Hill Win Fill Of NAACP Honors". Billboard. Retrieved 16 April 2012.
  9. ^ "2000 Image Award Winners". Awardsandwinners. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  10. ^ "2001 Image Award Winners". Awardsandwinners. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  11. ^ "NAACP Recognizes Rice". Eugene Register-Guard. Feb 25, 2002. Retrieved 16 April 2012.
  12. ^ "Serena and Venus Williams". LA Times. Archived from the original on 27 January 2013. Retrieved 16 April 2012.
  13. ^ "Bishop T.D. Jakes will be given the President's Award". aframnews.com. Archived from the original on 5 November 2006. Retrieved 16 April 2012.
  14. ^ "Welcome To The NAACP Image Awards". NAACP. Archived from the original on 4 February 2012. Retrieved 16 April 2012.
  15. ^ "SOLEDAD O'BRIEN TO RECEIVE PRESIDENT'S AWARD. AT 38th NAACP IMAGE AWARDS" (PDF). NAACP. Archived from the original (PDF) on 16 November 2011. Retrieved 16 April 2012.
  16. ^ Couch, Aaron (2014-04-26). "Donald Sterling Rant: NAACP Abandons Plans for Lifetime Achievement Honor". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2022-05-19.
  17. ^ "The legendary Muhammad Ali will receive the NAACP's 2009 President's Award at the 40TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS, broadcast live from 8-10 p.m. ET (PT tape-delayed) Feb. 12 on FOX, NAACP President-CEO Ben Jealous announced today" (PDF). NAACP. February 3, 2009. Archived from the original (PDF) on 6 July 2011. Retrieved 16 April 2012.
  18. ^ Jealous, Benjamin Todd (February 24, 2010). "Van Jones Will Receive This Year's NAACP President's Award. Here's Why". NAACP. Archived from the original on February 24, 2010. Retrieved 2010-02-25.
  19. ^ "President's Award". NAACP. Retrieved 16 April 2012.
  20. ^ "President's Award". NAACP. Retrieved 16 April 2012.
  21. ^ "2013 Image Award Winners". Awardsandwinners. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  22. ^ "WINNERS OF THE '46TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS'". NAACP.org. February 10, 2015. Archived from the original on June 22, 2016.
  23. ^ "The Complete List of Winners from the 47th NAACP Image Awards". EurWeb. February 6, 2016.
  24. ^ "NAACP - Lonnie Bunch III to Receive President's Award at NAACP Image Awards Saturday". NAACP. 7 February 2017. Retrieved 1 February 2019.
  25. ^ Evans, Greg (11 January 2018). "NAACP Image Awards To Honor Danny Glover With President's Award". Deadline. Retrieved 1 February 2019.
  26. ^ "NAACP | WINNERS OF 50th NAACP IMAGE AWARDS ANNOUNCED DURING LIVE BROADCAST ON TV ONE HOSTED BY ANTHONY ANDERSON". NAACP. 2019-03-31. Retrieved 2020-09-21.
  27. ^ Lisa Respers France. "The 51st NAACP Image Awards winners list". CNN. Retrieved 2020-09-21.
  28. ^ "NAACP | WINNERS OF 52nd NAACP IMAGE AWARDS ANNOUNCED DURING LIVE BROADCAST ON CBS HOSTED BY ANTHONY ANDERSON". NAACP. 2021-03-27. Retrieved 2021-03-27.
  29. ^ "Prince Harry, Meghan to receive NAACP President's Award". ABC News. 2022-02-24. Retrieved 2021-02-24.
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