|The Novus Award|
|Awarded by:||The Curia|
Novus is a large medal awarded by the Curia it is one of the most prestigious award. Nominees has to be a staff member & must have made exceptional contributions towards TWC itself. Members of any rank may receive this award but they must also fulfill the criteria to become a Citizen.
Any Citizen can nominate a candidate in the Prothalamos subforum but the nomination must be supported by at least three other Citizens, including one Consilium de Civitate councilor. After the nomination has gained enough support and once three days have passed, it will be moved to vote. Candidates require a two-thirds majority to pass. If they pass the vote, they will receive the medal and will also become Citizen if they aren't already.
However, if they fail to gain a two-thirds majority, they will have to wait six months before they can be nominated again.
 Current Holders
|Astaroth||February 17, 2010|
|Augustus Lucifer||November 23, 2010|
|Belisarius||July 03, 2010|
|GrnEyedDvl||July 21, 2010|
|Hesus de bodemloze||September 14, 2010|
|jimkatalanos||June 18, 2009|
|Justinian||July 03, 2009|
|Legio||June 24, 2010|
|Obi Wan Asterix||June 19, 2009|
|Pontifex Maximus||June 26, 2010|
|Scorch||June 22, 2009|
|Seleukos||November 11, 2009|
|Simetrical||April 20, 2010|
|Tom Paine||June 22, 2009|
|Viking Prince||October 27, 2010|
|Leonidas the Lion||August 20, 2012|