The following are some examples:

  • the 2010 Nobel Prize in literature, a Nobel laureate, a Nobel Prize winner
  • the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for feature writing, a Pulitzer in journalism, a Pulitzer Prize winner
  • an Academy Award, an Oscar; a Grammy Award, an Obie Award, a Tony Award; he has five Grammy nominations
  • an Emmy Award; she has three Emmys
  • a Guggenheim Fellowship (but a Guggenheim grant), the fellowship, the Guggenheim fellow, the fellow
  • National Merit Scholarship awards, Merit Scholarships, Merit Scholar, Merit Scholarship winner
  • the SUNY Distinguished Service Professorship, the distinguished professorship

When using in an open compound adjective before a noun, use an en dash (not a hyphen): She is a Grammy Award–winning composer.