2021 Awards Luncheon

On Tuesday, November 9, 2021 the American Academy of Diplomacy presented the

2021 Annual Awards Ceremony

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The Awards

The Walter and Leonore Annenberg Award
for exemplary contributions to the field of American Diplomacy to

Foreign Service and Civil Service Personnel of the U.S. Government Who Served in the Viet Nam Evacuation

Access the remarks by Parker Borg here.


All U.S. Government Personnel Engaged in the Evacuation of Afghanistan

The Douglas Dillon Book Award
for a Book of Distinction on the Practice of American Diplomacy to

Negotiating the New START Treaty
By Rose Gottemoeller

Access the Remarks by Rose Gottemoeller here


The Arthur Ross Media Award
for Distinguished Reporting and Analysis of Foreign Affairs to

Kathy Gannon
Recipient in the Reporting Category



Ishaan Tharoor
Recipient in the Commentator Category