2021 Athletes in Excellence Award

2021 Athletes in Excellence Award

Nominations run August 1st - 20th for the Athletes in Excellence Award

Athletes in Excellence Award

The Athletes in Excellence Award from The Foundation for Global Sports Development recognizes exceptional athletes who uphold the values of good sportsmanship and fair play both on and off the field.

We believe in the importance of honoring athletes who use their achievements in sport as a catalyst to inspire positive change. Our Athletes in Excellence are acknowledged for their outstanding efforts in community outreach, humanitarianism and youth mentorship. As part of the award, recipients will receive a $10,000 grant, enabling them to pursue their passions and create even more positive change.

Nominations for the 2021 Athletes in Excellence Award are CLOSED. Thank you to everyone who submitted a nomination. We will announce the winners this fall! 

Nomination Guidelines:

  • Nominee must be at least 18 years of age.
  • International nominations accepted.
  • Athletes may not nominate themselves.
  • Individuals OR organizations may submit a nomination.