The George Eastman Award was established by the museum in 1955 to recognize individuals for their distinguished contribution to the art of film.
At the Light & Motion Awards, the George Eastman Museum pays tribute to the accomplishments of leaders in the fields of motion pictures and photography and recognizes artists from a new generation.
George Eastman Honorary Scholar
The title George Eastman Honorary Scholar, established in 1995, is presented for artistic achievement.
George Eastman Medal of Honor
Awarded in recognition of meritorious service to the advancement of the principles embodied by George Eastman.
Eastman House Honors
Granted to an artist whose life work embodies the traditions and values championed by the George Eastman Museum.