Sport nominations

You can use this form to make a nomination for the Sports Awards 2019. The Sports Awards Evening will take place on Friday 15th March 2019 at the Garioch Sports Centre, Inverurie.

Categories and criteria details

Closing date for the nominations is 15th February 2019.

All nominees/clubs/teams must be resident of Aberdeenshire; or be a student of parents living in Aberdeenshire; or coach, perform, volunteer, compete for an Aberdeenshire based Club or Team. All sports must be recognised by Sportscotland.

You can make nominations in the following categories:

  • Young Male Sports Person of the Year - This award aims to recognise the achievements of a top junior male sports performer in 2018 (U18 at 01/01/19)
  • Young Female Sports Person of the Year - This award aims to recognise the achievements of a top junior female sports performer in 2018 (U18 at 01/01/19)
  • Male Athlete of the Year 18+ - The award recognises the sporting achievements of an individual at any level; whether they have shown outstanding potential at a new sport, have achieved new personal bests or perhaps broken records (achievements must have been reached in 2018)
  • Female Athlete of the Year 18+ - The award recognises the sporting achievements of an individual at any level; whether they have shown outstanding potential at a new sport, have achieved new personal bests or perhaps broken records (achievements must have been reached in 2018)
  • Coach of the Year Award - This award aims to recognise the dedication and achievements of a sports coach in 2018 - Coaches in fully paid professional jobs are not eligible for this award (i.e. manager/coach of professional football club, professional tennis coach, and professional golf coach)
  • Team of the Year Award (Performance) - This award aims to recognise the achievements and commitment of a sports team in 2018 (this award applies to teams at all levels)
  • Club of the Year Award (Development) – This awards aims to recognise clubs applying best practice, development and initiatives (this award applies to all clubs)
  • Service to Sport Award - This award aims to recognise someone who has made an outstanding voluntary contribution to sport as administrator, coach, helper or official, over a number of years and they must not be a competitor or performer (please note that previous winners of this award are not eligible for nomination)
  • Disability Sport Award- The award category recognises the sporting achievement of a sports performer, coach or volunteer with a disability in 2018 

NB: There should be one nomination per club for the Service to Sport Award. Previous winners of the Service to Sport Award are not eligible for re-nomination. Please do not use additional sheets, they will be discarded.

Sports Nominations Form

Category









Nominee/Club/Team
Nominated by
I hereby nominated the above named sportsperson/club/team for the above category and confirm to the best of my knowledge, all details given in support of this nomination are accurate. The nominee/team/club is aware of this nomination.
In no more than 100 words
Please use short and concise bullet points to list the achievements from 2018. Please note: Achievements from other years will be disregarded, unless in support of a service to sport nomination which recognises many years of voluntary service.
Photograph
Please submit by email attachment (sports.council@aberdeenshire.gov.uk) a digital photo of the individual or team nominated to be used in the Awards Evening Programme and as part of the slide presentation of the nominees for the awards categories.