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AoC Sport Awards

The AoC Sport Awards are a chance for member colleges from across the country to showcase and celebrate the achievements and inspirational work of students and staff in college sport. The awards represent the highest successes of young people in Further Education sport and physical activity, as well as highlighting the dedication of staff, who support and nurture those learners to success.

Nominations for the 2024 AoC Sport Awards are now open and can be submitted here.

The award categories are as follows.

Student awards
Student Performer of the Year
Team of the Year
Inspirational Student of the Year
Student Volunteer of the Year (strictly for Leadership Academy members)
Achievement in Disability Sport
College awards:
Innovation in Teaching Sport
Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion in Sport
Sustainability in Sport
Staff awards:
Hall of Fame

What we are looking for

Please download the full award criteria here.

It is important that when completing the nomination you try and meet all criteria points, as each application will be graded against the set criteria points. The better the nomination fits with the criteria, the greater overall score the nominee will receive and greater chance they will have at winning.

How to nominate

In order to nominate please follow this link. It is a quick and simple process, which allows both staff and students to make nominations.

Please remember to refer to the criteria for each category when making nominations.

The deadline for all nominations is 5pm on Wednesday 24 April 2024. Any nominations made after this date will not be considered.

For further information about the awards please email