2022 etrainu Community Official of the Year

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Nominations for the 2022 Victorian Sport Awards have now closed.

This award is open to Victorian sporting officials (umpires/referees/judges) who have made a significant contribution to their club, and/or association/district. This award recognises the exceptional contribution made by a Victorian official in 2022 with a particular focus on improving community sport through fairness, integrity and making sport more welcoming and inclusive.

Eligibility:
To be eligible to be considered in this category, the nominee must:
  • Be an accredited Official under the recognised National or State Sporting body
  • Officiate at club and/or association/district level
  • Nominations are open to paid and unpaid officials
Selection Criteria:
  1. Officiated at a club and/or association/district level
  2. Demonstrated commitment to continuous training and learning
  3. Demonstrated focus on improving community sport through fairness, integrity and making sport more welcoming and inclusive.
  4. Contribution to the wider officiating community within their sport - mentoring

Selection Process & Voting:

For all information regarding selection and voting processes, return to the 2022 nominations information page here.


Previous Winners:

2021 Anita Hill Netball
2020 N/A N/A
2019 Sally Whitehouse Swimming
2018 Phillip Craig Motor Sport
2017 Muriel Aberline Swimming
2016 Hary Milas Football
2015 Robyn Manhire Basketball
2014 Lucinda Lopes AFL

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