Blues Award Nominations

This nomination form should be utilised in conjunction with the AU Sport Blues Guidelines.
A Blue:
Is awarded to University of Adelaide students, who are full members of an AU Sport club and who have participated at a state or national level with distinction and meet the criteria of their club standards.

A Half Blue:
Is awarded to University of Adelaide students, who are full members of an AU Sport club, for achievement at a high level in line with their club criteria. A Half Blue is also presented to Life Members of AU Sport.

Club Letters (for service and for competition):
Is awarded for significant service to a University sporting club (Service) and/or sporting achievement (Competition). Those who are not Adelaide University students, but are AU Sport club members, are able to be nominated for these two awards.

This nomination form is for a HALF BLUE NOMINATION ONLY

A nomination must be:

1. Completed online 
2. Received by AU Sport within six months after the nominee has last competed for the club/participated in club activities
3. Provide suitable information for the Blues Committee to understand the justification for the nomination
4. Letter of support from the club/person(s) making the nomination and any other supporting documentation must be attached to the survey before the closing date to be considered by the Blues Committee. This is the responsibility of the person submitting the nomination. See question 19-21 to upload any documents

Half Blue nominations close:
                  Round 1: Friday 3 May 5pm
                  Round 2:  Friday 18 October 5pm

GUIDELINES - COMMON REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL CLUBS

The following is a list of common requirements for all AU Sport clubs with regard to their Club Standards:
 
1. The person nominated must be a financial member of the club, participates regularly in club activities and displays a high standard of sportsmanship.

 2. For Blues and Half Blues nominations, nominees must:
- Be an University of Adelaide student
- Achieve appropriate standards within the last 12 months, except where special circumstances exist, which will be considered by the Blues Committee on a case by case basis

3. For nominations for Club Letters, the nominees:
- Can be an Associate/University member of AU Sport and/or an Adelaide University student involved in an AU Sport club.

4. For consistency, the recommended minimum length of time a nominee has to be a member of the club before one can be considered for an award -
Blue: No limit on time but they do need to be an active club member
Half Blue: No limit on time but they do need to be an active club member 
Club Letters (Service): Students: 3 years/Non Students: 5 years
Club Letters (Competition): Students: 3 years/Non Students: 5 years
Although for some clubs, Club Letters (Service and Competition) are set at 2 years.

5. Only in special cases will the Blues Committee consider an incomplete nomination form.

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* 1. Nominee details:

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* 3. Please provide a photo of the nominee

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* 4. Is the Nominee a current UofA Student?

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* 5. Student ID (if applicable)

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* 6. Is the Nominee a former UofA Student?

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* 7. Does the Nominee know he/she has been nominated?

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* 8. Number of years that the Nominee has been a member of the club:

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* 9. Has the nominee taken part in the Nationals Div 1 & Div 2, Championships or Intervarsity sport?

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* 10. Has the nominee been selected in a Green and Gold team at the Nationals Div 1 (Previously Australian Uni Games)

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* 11. Has the nominee been selected in any State or National teams?
(if only selected in a squad please indicate this)

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* 12. Standard Achieved
Please state, using the wording of the club standard/s in the appropriate ‘Level’, what the nominee has achieved in the last 12 months and the date of achievement.

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* 13. Please expand and provide any additional information regarding the above achievements here:

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* 14. Has/does the Nominee hold/held any leadership position at the club?

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* 15. Please provide any other information to support the nomination

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* 16. Details of the person completing this nomination form:

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* 17. Second Recommender

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* 18. Has this nomination been approved by the club's Blues Committee or at a General Committee Meeting?

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* 19. Preferred Club Contact
The Blues Committee may need to call a club contact, who is involved in submitting this nomination, to ask further questions about the nominee. This person will need to be available by telephone during the evening (from 7:00 pm till 10:00 pm) on a Blues Committee meeting night.

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* 20. Supporting documents for nomination

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* 21. Supporting documents for nomination

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