Awards Criteria

BC School Sports offers Awards to its member schools, staff and coaches throughout the province, please see the nomination criteria below and nominate someone or a school today! 
 
Merit Award
  • Must have been involved as a coach/sponsor, administrator or official at the school level.
  • Must have served administratively on at least one of the following: Executive of a Local Athletic Association, Executive Member of a Sport Commission, Member of  a BCSS Standing Committee, or Member of the BCSS Board of Directors.
  • Must not currently be a member of the BCSS Board of Directors.

Honour Award
  • Must have been involved as a coach/sponsor at the school level.
  • Must have served administratively on at least two of the following Executive of a Local Athletic Association, Executive Member of a Sport Commission, or Member of a BCSS Standing Committee
  • Must have served at least one full two year term as a member of the BCSS Board of Directors.
  • Must be, or have been, a teacher or administrator.
  • Must not currently be a member of the BCSS Board of Directors.

Coach of the Year (Male & Female)
  • Must have been actively involved in coaching high school athletics for a minimum of ten years.
  • Consistently promotes the philosophy of fair play and sportsmanship.
  • Must be, or have been, a teacher or school administrator.
  • Must not currently be a member of the BCSS Board of Directors.

Outstanding School Award

The purpose of the Outstanding School Award is to recognize a school whose special commitment to improving the lives of its students and staff through athletics, intramurals, leadership and public service has contributed significantly to the welfare of school athletics in its local community and within the province.

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