Fame has no place to hold on
That is really positive.

Miguel Delibes

Fame has no place to hold on
That is really positive.

Miguel Delibes

List of
Awards and special honors
of Miguel Delibes in chonological order

1948

Nadal Award

In his fourth call –1947
for his first novel, “La sombra del ciprés es alargada”.

List of
Awards and special honors
of Miguel Delibes in chronological order

1948

Nadal Award

In his fourth call –1947
for his first novel, “La sombra del ciprés es alargada”.

1955

National Literature Prize

For his fifth novel, “Diario de un cazador”.

1955

National Literature Prize

For his fifth novel, “Diario de un cazador”.

1957

Fastenrath Awards of RAE (Real Academia Española)

For “Siestas con viento sur”, work composed of four stories: “La mortaja”, “Los nogales”, “Los raíles” and “El loco”.

1957

Fastenrath Awards of RAE (Real Academia Española)

For “Siestas con viento sur”, work composed of four stories: “La mortaja”, “Los nogales”, “Los raíles” and “El loco”.

1962

Critics Award in the category of Spanish narrative

Granted by la Asociación Española de Críticos Literarios
for his eighth novel, “Las ratas”.

1962

Critics Award in the category of Spanish narrative

Granted by la Asociación Española de Críticos Literarios
for his eighth novel, “Las ratas”.

1964

Fulbright Grant

What do you enjoy in the University of Maryland in United States.

1964

Fulbright Grant

What do you enjoy in the University of Maryland in United States.

1973

Member of RAE (Real Academia Española)

To occupy the armchair “e” lowercase.
Enter the academic corporation on May 25, 1975.

 

Member of the Hispanic Society of America

1973

Member of RAE (Real Academia Española)

To occupy the armchair “e” lowercase.
Enter the academic corporation on May 25, 1975.

 

Member of the Hispanic Society of America

1980

Tribute to Miguel Delibes

What does theVII Congreso Nacional de Libreros.
Held in June in Valladolid.

1980

Tribute to Miguel Delibes

What does theVII Congreso Nacional de Libreros.
Held in June in Valladolid.

1982

“Príncipe de Asturias de las Letras” Award

Shared with Gonzalo Torrente Ballester.

1982

“Príncipe de Asturias de las Letras” Award

Shared with Gonzalo Torrente Ballester.

1983

Doctor honoris causa

For the university of Valladolid.

1983

Doctor honoris causa

For the university of Valladolid.

1984

Premio de las Letras de la Junta de Castilla y León

In its first edition.

 

Autor del Año y Libro de Oro

Of the Spanish booksellers .

 

“Vida sana” Award

Given by la asociación homónima,
dedicated to the promotion and development of biological culture.

1984

Premio de las Letras de la Junta de Castilla y León

In its first edition.

 

Autor del Año y Libro de Oro

Of the Spanish booksellers .

 

“Vida sana” Award

Given by la asociación homónima,
dedicated to the promotion and development of biological culture.

1985

“Ramón Godó Lallana” Journalism Award

In his twenty-first edition for his press article “Juventud y novela”.

 

Chevalier de l`ordre des Arts et de Lettres

For the Government of the French Republic.

1985

“Ramón Godó Lallana” Journalism Award

In his twenty-first edition for his press article “Juventud y novela”.

 

Chevalier de l`ordre des Arts et de Lettres

For the Government of the French Republic.

1986

“Hijo Predilecto” of the Valladolid

1986

“Hijo Predilecto” of the Valladolid

1987

Doctor honoris causa

For the Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

1987

Doctor honoris causa

For the Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

1988

“Air Inter” Award

To the best foreign novel published in France in 1987
by “Cinq heures avec Mario” at the II Book Congress of Bordeaux.

1988

“Air Inter” Award

To the best foreign novel published in France in 1987
by “Cinq heures avec Mario” at the II Book Congress of Bordeaux.

1990

Doctor honoris causa

by  University of Sarre, in Germany.

1990

Doctor honoris causa

by  University of Sarre, in Germany.

1991

Premio Nacional de las Letras Españolas

Granted by the Ministry of Culture.

1991

Premio Nacional de las Letras Españolas

Granted by the Ministry of Culture.

1992

“Amigos de la Tierra 92” Award

given for la asociación ecologista internacional homónima.

 

Award of the Cámara de Contratistas of Castilla y León

In “recognition of his contribution to the knowledge of our Community and the good use of the Spanish language”.

1992

“Amigos de la Tierra 92” Award

given for la asociación ecologista internacional homónima.

 

Award of the Cámara de Contratistas of Castilla y León

In “recognition of his contribution to the knowledge of our Community and the good use of the Spanish language”.

1993

“Rojas Zorrilla” Theater Award

To The best dramatic text by live author , corresponding to 1992, for the theatrical version of “Las guerras de nuestros antepasados”.

 

Gold Medal of the Province of Valladolid

 

Espiga de Oro

Of the 38ª Valladolid International Film Week ( SEMINCI ) for his contribution to cinema from literature.

 

“Miguel de Cervantes” Spanish Language Literature Award

Given for el Ministerio de Cultura, maximum recognition of Spanish letters. The writer will receive this Prize, from Rey de España Juan Carlos I, April 25, 1994 in Alcalá de Henares.

 

Honorary Member of the Pediatric Society of Asturias, Cantabria and Castilla y León

1993

“Rojas Zorrilla” Theater Award

To The best dramatic text by live author , corresponding to 1992, for the theatrical version of “Las guerras de nuestros antepasados”.

 

Gold Medal of the Province of Valladolid

 

Espiga de Oro

Of the 38ª Valladolid International Film Week ( SEMINCI ) for his contribution to cinema from literature.

 

“Miguel de Cervantes” Spanish Language Literature Award

Given for el Ministerio de Cultura, maximum recognition of Spanish letters. The writer will receive this Prize, from Rey de España Juan Carlos I, April 25, 1994 in Alcalá de Henares.

 

Honorary Member of the Pediatric Society of Asturias, Cantabria and Castilla y León

1995

Elle magazine readers prize

For his novel “Diario de un jubilado”.

1995

Elle magazine readers prize

For his novel “Diario de un jubilado”.

1996

Doctor honoris causa

For the Universidad de Alcalá de Henares.

1996

Doctor honoris causa

For the Universidad de Alcalá de Henares.

1997

I Premio “Luka Brajnovic” de la Comunicación

Given for the University of Navarra.

1997

I Premio “Luka Brajnovic” de la Comunicación

Given for the University of Navarra.

1999

Premio Nacional de Narrativa

Given for el Ministerio de Cultura, for his novel “El hereje”.

 

Gold Medal for Merit at Work

According to agreement of Consejo de Ministros, April 30.

1999

Premio Nacional de Narrativa

Given for el Ministerio de Cultura, for his novel “El hereje”.

 

Gold Medal for Merit at Work

According to agreement of Consejo de Ministros, April 30.

2000

Tribute to Delibes at the Valladolid Book Fair

With a public reading of “El hereje” by authorities and citizens.

 

Cid de Honor

For his contribution to the seventh art in the 29 Festival de Cine y Literatura de Burgos.

2000

Tribute to Delibes at the Valladolid Book Fair

With a public reading of “El hereje” by authorities and citizens.

 

Cid de Honor

For his contribution to the seventh art in the 29 Festival de Cine y Literatura de Burgos.

2001

Premio Extraordinario en los galardones Castellanos y Leoneses del Mundo

(Junta de Castilla y León and El Mundo) in his first edition.

 

“Provincia de Valladolid a la Trayectoria Literaria del Siglo XX” Award

Granted by la Diputación de Valladolid.

2001

Premio Extraordinario en los galardones Castellanos y Leoneses del Mundo

(Junta de Castilla y León and El Mundo) in his first edition.

 

“Provincia de Valladolid a la Trayectoria Literaria del Siglo XX” Award

Granted by la Diputación de Valladolid.

2002

Medal of the Association of “Directores de Escena de España” (ADE)

As “recognition of his contribution to contemporary Spanish theater.”.

 

Award “Por un Mundo Rural Vivo”

Granted by the Instituto de Desarrollo Comunitario (IDC), “for its dignification of the rural environment”.

2002

Medal of the Association of “Directores de Escena de España” (ADE)

As “recognition of his contribution to contemporary Spanish theater.”.

 

Award “Por un Mundo Rural Vivo”

Granted by the Instituto de Desarrollo Comunitario (IDC), “for its dignification of the rural environment”.

2006

Award VOCENTO to Human Values

The award ceremony takes place on October 17, in Valladolid from the Kings of Spain.

2006

Award VOCENTO to Human Values

The award ceremony takes place on October 17, in Valladolid from the Kings of Spain.

2007

Award “Quijote”

Awarded by the Asociación de Escritores de España.

2007

Award “Quijote”

Awarded by the Asociación de Escritores de España.

2008

Doctor honoris causa

By the University of Salamanca, at the proposal of the Department of Animal Biology of the Faculty of Biology.

 

Tribute of the City Council of Ávila

At 60th anniversary of the novel “La sombra del ciprés es alargada
set in that city

2008

Doctor honoris causa

By the University of Salamanca, at the proposal of the Department of Animal Biology of the Faculty of Biology.

 

Tribute of the City Council of Ávila

At 60th anniversary of the novel “La sombra del ciprés es alargada
set in that city

2009

Hijo Adoptivo de Molledo Portolín

Localidad cántabra en que sitúa la novela “El camino” y con una estrecha vinculación a la historia familiar de los Delibes. Al mismo tiempo que se le dedica una calle.

 

Premio “Dragona Iberia”

A la expresión artística otorgado por la Fundación Nueva Cultura del Agua “por habernos explicado en su obra nuestra relación con la naturaleza en un lenguaje universal: el de los sentimientos y la memoria”.

 

Medalla de Oro de Castilla y León

Otorgada por la Junta de Castilla y León.

 

Medalla de Oro al Mérito Turístico de Cantabria

Como “nieto de cántabra, de Molledo Portolín; asiduo visitante a nuestra Comunidad desde su más tierna infancia y divulgador de nuestra geografía, cultura y gentes en innumerables artículos y obras como “El camino” o “Mi vida al aire libre.

2009

Adoptive Son of Molledo Portolín

Cantabrian town in which the novel is located “El camino” and with a close connection to the family history of the Delibes. At the same time that a street is dedicated.

 

Award “Dragona Iberia”

To the artistic expression granted by the New Water Culture Foundation “for having explained in his work our relationship with nature in a universal language: that of feelings and memory”.

 

Gold Medal of Castilla y León

Given by la Junta de Castilla y León.

 

Gold Medal for Tourist Merit of Cantabria

he is tha grandson of a woman from Cantabria from Molledo de Portolín and because he contributed to spread the knowledge of our traditions and culture throughout novels such as El camino or Mi vida al aire libre.