award (one) (something) for (something)(redirected from awarded us for)
award (one) (something) for (something)
To bestow something upon one for a particular reason. Our boss awarded Joel the promotion for his experience as an actuary. The committee awarded Patricia the research grant for all of her effort this semester.
See also: award
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