About the Sports 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 the youth in our community.

The Appreciation banquet allows sport organizations to publicly recognize these volunteers for their contribution. 

Award categories

There are 5 categories for the Sports Volunteer Awards:

  • Distinguished Adult Sport Volunteer Awards
  • Distinguished Youth Sport Volunteer Awards
  • Major Sport Volunteer Awards
  • Dr. Gene Sutton Club Excellence Award
  • City of Hamilton Sport Hero Banner Series Award

Learn more about the criteria for each category

Important dates

  • February 1, 2017: Online nomination form available
  • June 30, 2017: Nomination deadline
  • September 21, 2017: 31st Sport Volunteer Appreciation Banquet

Sport Volunteer Awards Logo

Contact us

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