Eclipse Awards (1971-Present): Special Award

1971 – Robert J. Kleberg
1974 – Charles Hatton
1976 – William Shoemaker
1980 – John T. Landry/Pierre E. Bellocq
1984 – C. V. Whitney
1985 – Arlington Park
1987 – Anheuser-Busch
1988 – Edward DeBartolo Sr.
1989 – Richard L. Duchossois
1994 – Edward Arcaro/John Longden
1995 – Russell Baze
1998 – Oak Tree Racing Association
1999 – Laffit Pincay, Jr.
2000 – John Hettinger
2001 – Sheikh Mohammed al Maktoum
2002 – Keeneland Library
2004 – Dale Baird
2005 – Cash Is King Stable
2006 – Roy & Gretchen Jackson/University of Pennsylvania New Bolton Center
2007 – Kentucky Horse Park
2008 – On Call Spokesperson Program of the AAEP
2009 – Monique Koehler
2010 – Team Zenyatta
2011 – Rapid Redux
2013 – 
Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance
2014 – Old Friends Equine Retirement