About the Sports Volunteer Awards

Promotion for the Call for Nominations for the 2018 Sport Volunteer Awards

The City of Hamilton Sport Volunteer Awards honours volunteers who give their time and energy to sports in Hamilton. Coaches, officials and administrative volunteers can be nominated for serving in our community.

An appreciation dinner to celebrate the contributions of the nominees and award finalists is being planned for: Thursday, September 26, 2019. This event will take place downtown at the Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s. Our keynote speaker this year is Joe Bowen. Joe is a Canadian sportscaster known as “The Voice of the Toronto Maple Leafs”, he has broadcast over 3000 Leafs games.

Logo for the 33rd Annual Sport Volunteer Awards

Nominations now open!

Help us recognize the many dedicated sports volunteers in the Hamilton community. The call for nominations for the City of Hamilton’s 33rd Annual Sport Volunteer Awards is now open.

How to submit a nomination

Or you can view the categories page to download a PDF nomination form

Nomination deadline: June 16, 2019 at 11:59 pm

Award categories

These are the categories for the Sports Volunteer Awards:

  • Distinguished Adult Sport Volunteer Award
  • Youth Sport Volunteer Award
  • Dr. Ray Johnson Coaches Award
  • United Trophy Outstanding Volunteer Award
  • Ray Lewis Athletic Excellence and Community Service Award
  • Ron Foxcroft Fair Play Award
  • Dr. Gene Sutton Club Excellence Award
  • City of Hamilton Sport Hero Banner Series

Learn more about the criteria for each category

Contact us

For more information, contact:
Deborah Mawdsley
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 4143
Email: sport@hamilton.ca