You are submitting an entry for the following award:

Sport Federation or Governing Body of the Year

STOP: Before you enter, read the below in full!
The entry process is four steps.
Step 1: Read the criteria, download the entry form (below) and complete it. Do not
continue the process below until you have finished this step.
Step 2: Fill out the below information, which will be shown online, and click ‘next step’.
Again, do NOT submit this until you are ready to upload your completed entry form.
Step 3: Upload your completed entry form and supporting attachments.
Step 4:Provide references, the details of which will be emailed to you.

Criteria specific to this category:

In addition to following Beyond Sport's Four Basic Principles, the entry must show:

  • That the submitting organisation is a recognised national governing body, international federation, any rights-holder of a recognised competition or league, or a foundation affiliated to any of these types of organisations
  • That the organisation goes beyond addressing increased participation levels and focuses on major issues occurring within the relevant communities
  • Integration of 'social change and community engagement' into the organisation's activities and sport development programmes
  • Effective use of organisation's reach, assets, and network (including subsidiary bodies)
  • A strong 'inclusive' strategy when engaging participants in community programmes (eg gender, race, ethnicity, disability, economic background, etc.)

Judges Tip:

  • Judges will look favourably on those entries whose community engagement efforts are actively contributing and integrated into the organisation's overall financial objectives

General Criteria:

In addition to the above, the entry must show:

  • That the organisation has effectively used partnerships
  • That the organisation has well-supported evidence of change through a monitoring and evaluation structure

Step 1- Download and complete entry form

Step 2 – complete top-line information

Note: Do NOT move on to Step 2 until you have downloaded and completed
your entry form and it is ready to upload.

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