Sport is the catalyst that brings a community together and is a key element in the social fabric of our community.

BSC Sports Recognition Awards Criteria

Sportsmanship & Dedication Award – The Kevin Finney Memorial Award

To be eligible for this award, the male or female athlete must have been registered on a team within a youth sports association in Brantford, the County of Brant, Six Nations or been a member 
of a school team in the City of Brantford, the County of Brant or Six Nations. The athlete must demonstrate sportsmanship, dedication and fair play.

Female Youth Leadership – The Phyllis Gretzky Memorial Award

To be eligible for this award, the person must have been registered on a team within a youth sports association in Brantford, the County of Brant, Six Nations or been a member of a school team in the City of Brantford, the County of Brant or Six Nations. The individual must excel in a leadership role with a team, as well as excelling as a leader in the classroom or in the community.




Male Youth Leadership – The Frank Bricker Memorial Award

To be eligible for this award, the person must have been registered on a team within a youth sports association in Brantford, the County of Brant, Six Nations, or been a member of a school team in the City of Brantford, the County of Brant or Six Nations. The individual must excel in a leadership role with a team, as well as excelling as a leader in the classroom or in the community.




The Award of Excellence for Sports Officiating – The Dave Levac Award

To be eligible for this award the individual must have officiated for local sports groups, individuals with a disability or a school in the City of Brantford, the County of Brant or Six Nations. The nominee must have been an official for a minimum of 3 years in the community.




Coach of the Year – The John Macklin Memorial Award


To be eligible for this award, the individual must have coached with a team in a Brantford, the County of Brant, or Six Nations sports association, or with a school in the City of Brantford, the County of Brant or Six Nations. The individual must have coached a team for a minimum 
of 3 consecutive years. This person is a positive leader and teacher for the team before, during, and after competition. They are a positive role model for the members of the team.

Sports Volunteer of the Year – The George Churchill Memorial Award


To be eligible for this award, the person must be a VOLUNTEER within a Brantford, the County 
of Brant or Six Nations sports association, or with a school in the City of Brantford, the County of Brant or Six Nations. The individual must volunteer in a role other than a coach for example training staff, board member or a team representative. This person must have been with the association or team for a minimum of 3 years, and their presence as a member of the organization has a positive impact on those with whom they interact with in their role.

Lifetime Sports Sponsorship – The Jack Calbeck Memorial Award

To be eligible for this award, the organization, business or individual must have sponsored a Brantford, County of Brant or Six Nations sports association, or a school in the City of Brantford, the County of Brant or Six Nations. The nominee must have been a sponsor for a minimum of 5 years within the community.

Lifetime Sports Volunteerism – The George Jones Memorial Award

To be eligible for this award, the person must be a VOLUNTEER within a Brantford, County of Brant or Six Nations sports association, or with a school in the City of Brantford, the County of Brant or Six Nations. The individual must volunteer in a role other than coach for example training staff, board member or team representative. This person must have been with the association or team for a minimum of 10 years, and their presence as a member of the organization has a positive impact on those with whom they interact with in their role.

Team of the Year – The Jimmy Wilkes Memorial Award

To be eligible for this award, the team must have been a part of a Brantford, the County of Brant or Six Nations sports association, or compete on behalf of a school in the City of Brantford, the County of Brant or Six Nations. This award will be given to a team that has excelled as a team in a given season. Teams that will be considered could be as a result of having a dominant team, overcoming great obstacles, or teams that greatly exceed expectations.

NOMINATION FORM

Nominations are now closed.