Carnegie Mellon University

Performing Arts Awards

From composers and actors to engineers and lighting designers, Carnegie Mellon alumni have been recognized with prestigious awards in the performing arts.


Oscar Awards

Academy Award

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honors motion picture artists and craftsmen at its annual awards ceremony, also known as the Oscars. Carnegie Mellon alumni have received six Academy Awards to date.

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Emmy Awards

Emmy Award

The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences honors individuals for their artistic, educational and technical achievements in the television industry. Emmy Awards recognize excellence in news, sports, daytime, primetime, documentary and international programming. Carnegie Mellon alumni and faculty have received 99 Emmy Awards to date. Awards shared by two or more alumni have been counted once.

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Tony Awards

Tony Award

The American Theater Wing honors individuals and productions considered among Broadway's best. Carnegie Mellon alumni have received 31 Tony Awards to date. Awards shared by two or more alumni have been counted once.

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Contact Abby Simmons in Media Relations at abbysimmons@cmu.edu or 412-268-4290 with awards questions.