Sport Northern Ireland is proud to support the Belfast Telegraph Sports Awards 2015, the purpose of which are to identify sporting achievement and recognise those individuals, teams and organisations whose contribution to Sport is outstanding. Nominations can be made by organisations, governing bodies of sport, regional councils, local sports councils and individuals.

Award categories

1. Sports Star of the Year
2. Malcolm Brodie Player of the Year
3. Team of the Year
4. Young Player of the Year
5. Young Team of the Year
6. Manager / Coach of the Year
7. Sports Person of the Year with a Disability
8. WJ ‘Paddy’ Patterson Services to Sport Award
9. George Best Breakthrough Award
10. Local Heroes
11. Hall of Fame
12. Special Recognition Award

How to Nominate

To nominate your chosen sports individual, team or organisation online, please click on the link below to visit the Belfast Telegraph website:
Belfast Telegraph Sports Awards 2015

You will be requested to complete a series of questions about your nominee. To complete the nomination, please click the ‘submit’ button once you have finished your entry.

If you would prefer to submit your nomination by post, please answer all questions which are displayed online against the relevant category – to a maximum of 200 words – and send by post to Belfast Telegraph Sports Awards, C/O JPR, Sylvan House, 232 – 240 Belmont Road, Belfast, BT4 2AW or email

Nominations close on Monday 30th November 2015 at 5pm.