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Sport Northern Ireland SportMaker Awards 2019

About the Awards .

The SportMaker Awards are all about shining a light on the local sporting workforce – the people and projects that make sport happen. It’s your chance to say “thank you”.

The Awards recognise recognising the outstanding contribution of coaches, officials, volunteers and projects over the previous 12 months and the role they play in encouraging people to enjoy, engage and excel in sport.

The Categories

Nominations can be made by members of the public across seven award categories for coaches, two award categories for officials, two award categories for volunteers and one category for SportMaker projects.

Awards for Coaches

  1. Children’s Coach of the Year
  2. Community Coach of the Year
  3. Young Coach of the Year
  4. Disability Coach of the Year
  5. Performance Pathway Coach of the Year
  6. Club Performance Coach of the Year
  7. High Performance Coach of the Year

Awards for Officials

  1. Technical Official of the Year
  2. Young Technical Official of the Year

Awards for Volunteers

  1. Volunteer of the Year
  2. Young Volunteer of the Year

Awards for SportMaker Projects

  1. Project of the Year

 How to Nominate:

All nominations must be submitted through the designated online process. To begin completing your nomination, please click here.

Further Information and Guidance:

For further information and guidance on the Sportmaker Awards, including category criteria and completing the online nomination process, please click here SportMaker 2019 Guidance and Support Document

The deadline for the submission of all nominations is Wednesday 10th July 2019.