award-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: grant money, prize, or priviledge following an official decision.

Commentary: Syntax Is: NP1[agent] AWARD NP2[theme] (TO NP3[beneficiary]) NP1[agent] AWARD NP2[beneficiary] NP3[theme]

The teacher awarded the prize to the whole class.
Carlos was awarded first prize in the essay competition.
The jury awarded a million dollars to the defendant.
The university has awarded her a $500 travel grant.
The referee awarded a free kick to the team.

VerbNet: future_having-13.3
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: award.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2