School Sport Victoria is seeking nominations for the Victorian School Sports Awards. These prestigious awards recognize outstanding sporting achievement by a primary and a secondary school student at a state, national or international level, in a range of sports. One award is available for a girl and a boy at both primary and secondary school level, in 16 different sports. Nominations are also being sought for teachers, volunteers and schools that have made an outstanding contribution to school sport. One primary school and one secondary school award will be presented in each category.
These awards are for government school students, teachers, volunteers and schools only.
Watch this short video to see some of these great athletes and many others received the prestigious Victoria School Sport Award.
Nominations will be open between August to November 2017. The following catergories will be opening.
View the 2016 Victorian School Sport Award Wnners
Photos from the recent Victorian School Sports Awards
Outstanding Sporting Student AwardOutstanding TeacherOutstanding Community ContributionOutstanding Achievement AwardOutstanding School Community PartnershipLindsay Gaze Sporting Leadership Award
Nominees must attend a Victorian government school; andNominees can only win the award once at primary school and once at secondary school.The 2016 awards will incorporate the Lindsay Gaze Award. This award will recognize outstanding contribution to and leadership in sport at both a school and community level, as a player, a coach or an administrator. The winner will be selected from the nominations received for the Sporting Blue, Outstanding Achievement, Outstanding Teacher, Outstanding Volunteer and Outstanding School categories.If you have someone at your school who has made an outstanding contribution to your school’s sporting program or community sport program, or a student who has gained state, national or international representation in school sport or community sport, please download the nominations forms from the links below.
For more information please visit the Department of Education and Training's Sports Awards website.