Awards & Nominations

You can view a list of the awards that Lin-Manuel has been nominated for as well as the ones he has won below. This list includes separate icons to showcase nominations/wins.

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2018

  • Emmy Award as Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for Curb Your Enthusiasm
  • Actors’ Equity’s Rosetta LeNoire Award
  • Webby Award for People’s Voice Award for Public Service & Activism in Social for his charity efforts with Prizeo
  • Laurence Olivier Award as Best New Musical for Hamilton
  • Laurence Olivier Award as Outstanding Achievement in Music for Hamilton
  • Grammy Award as Best Song Written for Visual Media for How Far I’ll Go from Moana
  • Grammy Award as Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media for Moana
  • Billboard Music Award for Top Soundtrack for Moana

2017

  • Latin Grammy President’s Merit Award
  • United States Capitol Historical Society Freedom Award
  • Imagen President’s Award (shared with his family)
  • Dorian Award as Wilde Artist of the Year
  • Producers Guild of America Award as Outstanding Producer of Non-Fiction Television for Hamilton’s America
  • Emmy Award as Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for Saturday Night Live
  • Academy Award as Best Original Song for How Far I’ll Go from Moana
  • Golden Globe Award as Best Original Song for How Far I’ll Go from Moana

2016

  • Tony Award as Best Musical for In the Heights
  • Tony Award as Best Original Score for Hamilton
  • Tony Award as Best Book of a Musical for Hamilto
  • Tony Award as Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical for Hamilton
  • Drama League Award as Distinguished Performance for Hamilton
  • Drama League Award as Outstanding Production of a Musical for Hamilton
  • Broadway.com Audience Award as Favorite New Song for Satisfied from Hamilton
  • Broadway.com Audience Award as Onstage Pair with Leslie Odom Jr. for Hamilton
  • Broadway.com Audience Award as Leading Actor in a Musical for Hamilton
  • Broadway.com Audience Award as Favorite New Musical Leading Actor in a Musical for Hamilton
  • Pulitzer Prize as Drama for In the Heights Hamilton
  • Laurence Olivier Award as Outstanding Achievement in Music for In The Heights
  • Grammy Award as Best Musical Theater Album for Hamilton

2015

  • The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation as The MacArthur Fellowship
  • Edgerton Foundation New American Play Awards
  • Obie Award as Best New American Theatre Work for Hamilton
  • Off Broadway Alliance Award as Best New Musical for Hamilton
  • New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award as Best Musical for Hamilton
  • Drama Desk Award as Outstanding Musical for Hamilton
  • Drama Desk Award as Outstanding Actor in a Musical for Hamilton
  • Drama Desk Award as Outstanding Music for Hamilton
  • Drama Desk Award as Outstanding Lyrics for Hamilton
  • Drama Desk Award as Outstanding Book of a Musical for Hamilton
  • Drama League Award as Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Musical for Hamilton
  • Drama League Award as Distinguished Performance for Hamilton
  • Outer Critics Circle Award as Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical for Hamilton
  • Outer Critics Circle Award as Taylor Fox’s Heart Award for Hamilton
  • Outer Critics Circle Award as Outstanding New Score for Hamilton
  • Lucille Lortel Award as Outstanding Musical for Hamilton
  • Lucille Lortel Award as Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical for Hamilton

2014

  • Primetime Emmy Award as Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for 67th Tony Awards
  • Daytime Emmy Award as Outstanding Original Song for Sesame Street

2013

  • Tony Award as Best Musical for Bring It On the Musical
  • Drama Desk Award as Outstanding Lyrics for Bring It On the Musical

2009

  • Grammy Award as Best Musical Theater Album for In the Heights
  • Pulitzer Prize as Drama for In the Heights

2008

  • Dramatists Guild of America award as Frederick Loewe Award for In the Heights
  • Tony Award as Best Original Score for In the Heights
  • Tony Award as Best Musical for In the Heights
  • Tony Award as Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical for In the Heights

2007

  • Broadway.com Audience Award as Favorite Off-Broadway Musical for In the Heights
  • Lucille Lortel Award as Outstanding Musical for In the Heights
  • Outer Critics Circle Award as Outstanding Musical for In the Heights
  • Drama Desk Award as Outstanding Music for In the Heights
  • Drama Desk Award as Outstanding Lyrics for In the Heights
  • Drama Desk Award as Outstanding Ensemble Performance for In the Heights
  • Obie Award as Music and Lyrics for In the Heights
  • Clarence Derwent Award as Most Promising Male Performer for In the Heights
  • Theatre World Award as Outstanding Debut Performance for In the Heights