An Emmy Award, or simply Emmy, is an American award, given to outstanding achievements in the television industry, and corresponds to the Academy award. The Tony Award (for theatre) and the Grammy Award.
Because Emmy Awards
Are in various sectors of the American television industry. They are in different annual ceremonies throughout the year. The two events that receive the most media coverage are the Primetime Emmy Awards, Daytime Emmy Awards, which recognize outstanding work in American primetime and daytime entertainment programming, respectively. Other notable ceremonies are those honoring national sports programming, national news and documentary, national business and financial reporting, and technological and engineering achievements in television, including Primetime Engineering Emmy Awards.
Regional Emmy Awards are also all over the country at various times during the year, for excellence in the local and national television. In addition, International Emmys are awarded to manufactures for outstanding achievements in TV programs and originally aired outside the United States.
Three related but separate organizations, the Emmy Awards: the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS). The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS), and the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (IATA's). Everyone is responsible for the management of a particular set of Emmy ceremonies.