2022 Australian Pride in Sport Awards

Award Nominations

Members of the community are invited to submit nominations for any/all of the six community award categories, listed below. 

2022 LGBTQ Ally
of the Year

This award recognises the outstanding contribution of an individual within Australian sport who does not personally identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer, but who has made a significant contribution to the inclusion of people with diverse sexualities and genders with your sport or club.

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2022 Executive Leader
of the Year

This award recognises the outstanding contribution of a leader within Australian sport who has led by example in the LGBTQ inclusion space and made a significant contribution to the inclusion of people with diverse sexualities and genders with their sport or club. This nomination is open to anyone who has a leadership role within sport, regardless of gender identity and sexual orientation.

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2022 Inclusive Coach
of the Year

This award recognises the significant impact of coaches (including assistant coaches) within sport who support LGBTQ inclusion above and beyond the expectations of their role.  This nomination is open to anyone who has a coaching role within sport, regardless of gender identity and sexual orientation. 

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2022 Inclusion Initiative Award

This submission recognises innovative products, services, governance, or initiatives that promote the inclusion of LGBTQ people within sporting organisations at any level, or across the sport more broadly.

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2022 Out Role Model
of the Year

This award recognises the critical role that out role models play in sending a message of inclusion within sport.  Your nominee needs to identify as someone with a diverse sexuality or gender to qualify for this award and must be out and comfortable with their personal identity, orientation and/or gender identity being disclosed.

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2022 Positive Media Award

This award aims to recognise journalist’s contributions towards LGBTQ sporting related media that promote the inclusion of LGBTQ people within sporting organisations at any level, or across sport more broadly, in a positive frame.

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The deadline for award nominations is no later than 9:00am Monday 28 February 2022.

Results

Pride in Sport Index results and Award Winners will be announced at the annual award night, which is:

Australian Pride in Sport Awards

Wednesday 27 April 2022

Venue TBC

Further information will be published on the Pride in Sport website and social media as the event nears. 

For enquiries or assistance with award nominations, please email psi@prideinsport.com.au