2024 Sports Foyer NSW Community Sports Awards - nominations open

Published Tue 19 Mar 2024

Sport NSW is pleased to open the nominations for the 2024 Sports Foyer NSW Community Sports Awards

The Sports Foyer NSW Community Sports Awards, presented by Sport NSW, recognise outstanding achievements and contributions to community sport in NSW – largely carried out by a volunteer workforce.

More than 500,000 people across NSW voluntarily dedicate their time every year through their involvement in sporting clubs and organisations. 

The Sports Foyer NSW Community Sports Awards provide State Sporting Organisations and State Sporting Organisations with a Disability an opportunity to recognise the efforts and achievements of their dedicated volunteers, because put simply, sport would not exist without them.

This year, nominations are invited for twelve categories, plus the Distinguished Long Service Awards for those that have given exceptional service to their sport for over 25 years. The 2024 Awards categories are;

  1. Community Official of the Year
  2. Young Official of the Year
  3. Community Coach of the Year
  4. Young Coach of the Year
  5. Community Sport Administrator of the Year 
  6. Volunteer Director of the Year
  7. Community Team of the Year
  8. Community Club of the Year
  9. Local Council of the Year
  10. Community Event of the Year
  11. Inclusive Achievement of the Year
  12. Innovation of the Year
  13. Distinguished Long Service Awards

To assist with your nominations, please download and review the 2024 Sports Foyer NSW Community Sports Awards Guidelines along with the 2024 Sports Foyer NSW Community Sports Awards - Nomination Infomation sheet, for helpful advice and tips on submitting a nomination.

All nominations must be completed online and nominations will close at 11.59pm on Monday, 6 May 2024


The 2024 Sports Foyer NSW Community Sports Awards will be formally presented on Wednesday, 19 June 2024 at CommBank Stadium.