The Sports Student/s of the Year category is new for 2016 and reflects the importance of sport to many of the students within our member schools. Whilst competition is often a major part of sporting endeavours, this category will consider not just sporting success but also development, improvement and commitment.
When a submitting a nomination in this category, you may wish to consider the following -
The winner of this category will have demonstrated, above all others, exceptional achievement/s or progress in the area of sport. This may be a measurable personal improvement over a period of time, success at a single or series of sporting event/s, or an ongoing commitment to encourage the participation, enjoyment and improvement of others in sport. There will be clear examples provided of how the spirit of sportsmanship, fair play, perseverance, dedication and, if appropriate, team work, were demonstrated. This award can be given to an individual, a team or a school.
Full details about the 2016 engage in their future National Awards are now available and nominations can be submitted until Friday 22nd April 2016.