The Blues and Sport Awards are open to nominations from the entire UNSW sporting community.
The categories open for nomination for the 2020 awards include:
Awarded for outstanding achievement in sport to current students progressing towards a degree program who have competed for a minimum of two years (or 75% of) at the highest level possible for their club or at a higher representative level. Nominees should also be contributing to their club or UNSW Sport.
Female Athlete of the Year*
Awarded to an outstanding female athlete who has achieved excellence in 2019.
Male Athlete of the Year*
Awarded to an outstanding male athlete who has achieved excellence in 2019.
Indigenous Athlete of the Year*
Awarded to an outstanding Indigenous athlete who has achieved excellence in 2019.
Coach of the Year
Awarded to a coach who has guided their team/athlete to the pursuit of greatness, on and off the field.
Administrator of the Year
Awarded to a member of the UNSW sporting community who has made an outstanding contribution to their sport.
Team of the Year
Awarded to an outstanding team who has achieved excellence in 2019.
Club of the Year
Awarded to an outstanding club who has achieved on and off the field excellence in 2019.
Academic Excellence Award*
Awarded to a student who has achieved excellence in both sport and study in 2019.
Community Sport Award
A newly introduced award for this year, it will be awarded to an individual, club or society that has made an outstanding contribution to the UNSW sporting community.
Doug Crawford Sport Recognition Award
Awarded to UNSW sporting club members for their continuous (minimum five years) outstanding contributions to sport at UNSW.
*Nominees must be current UNSW students
Nominations close Friday 15 November at 5pm AEDT