CAF Sports Awards

CAF Sports Awards

CFMWS

Nomination Process

The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Sports Award Program recognizes serving and former members of the CAF for their outstanding athletic performances and remarkable contributions to sport.


CAF Hall of Fame

The CAF Sports Hall of Fame is the highest honour in the Sports Awards Program. The CAF Sports Hall of Fame recognizes inductees for bringing fame to themselves and honour to the CAF through their contributions to sport. They may be nominated as elite competitors, coaches, officials, trainers or administrators in a military or civilian sports program, or combination thereof.
 
Serving and former members of the CAF may be nominated when they have concluded their military sporting career. Achievements that do not occur during their military career will not be taken into consideration.
 
Nominations must be done using the proper nomination form (see below). It is crucial that dates and achievements are accurate and thorough.

Two different types of photos are required:
  1.  one color 8 x 10 inches professional portrait photo in CAF uniform (.jpg version - 300 dpi or professional hard copy);
  2.  2 to 3 action shots (not a posed photo in athletic clothing) of the individual competing (.jpg version - 300 dpi or professional hard copy).
CAF Hall of Fame Nomination Form

CAF Honour Roll

The CAF Sports Honour Roll follows the Hall of Fame as the second-highest honour in the CAF Sports Awards Program. The CAF Honour Roll recognizes athletes, coaches, officials and administrators who have distinguished themselves through high-calibre athletic performance or longstanding contribution to sports.
 
Serving and former members of the CAF may be nominated for induction to the CAF Sports Honour Roll.
 
Nominations must be done using the proper nomination form (see below). It is crucial that dates and achievements are accurate and thorough.

Two different types of photos are required:
  1.  one color 8 x 10 inches professional portrait photo in CAF uniform (.jpg version - 300 dpi or professional hard copy);
  2.  2 to 3 action shots (not a posed photo in athletic clothing) of the individual competing (.jpg version - 300 dpi or professional hard copy).
CAF Honour Roll Nomination Form                         EXAMPLE CAF Honour Roll Nomination

Dedication to CAF Sports Award

The Dedication to CAF Sports Award recognizes the longstanding contributions of an individual or group to the CAF Sports Program. This award recognizes individuals or groups who have gone above and beyond to provide time, effort and support to the promotion and development of CAF Sports.
 
Nominees for the Dedication to CAF Sports Award may include persons who have served or are serving in the CAF, persons who have been employed or are currently employed as NPF staff, civilians or corporate sponsors.
 
Nominations must be done using the proper nomination form (see below). It is crucial that dates and achievements are accurate and thorough.

Two different types of photos are required:
  1.  one color 8 x 10 inches professional portrait photo in CAF uniform or suit (.jpg version - 300 dpi or professional hard copy);
  2.  2 to 3 action shots (not a posed photo in athletic clothing) of the individual (.jpg version - 300 dpi or professional hard copy).
Dedication to CAF Sports Award Nomination Form

Outstanding Contribution Award

The Outstanding Contribution Award recognizes the outstanding contributions of a civilian to the CAF Sports Program over the year. This award recognizes an individual who has gone above and beyond to provide time, effort and support to CAF Sports.
 
Nominations must be done using the proper nomination form (see below).

Two different types of photos are required:
  1.  one color 8 x 10 inches professional portrait photo in a suit or equivalent (.jpg version - 300 dpi or professional hard copy);
  2.  2 to 3 action shots (not a posed photo) of the individual (.jpg version - 300 dpi or professional hard copy).
Outstanding Contribution Award Nomination Form

Nominations for the CAF Hall of Fame, CAF Honour Roll, Dedication to CAF Sports and Outstanding Contribution Awards are to be forwarded NLT Friday 3 May 2019 to:
 
Mrs. Christine Charron
CAF Sports Coordinator
CFMWS
4210 Labelle Street
Ottawa, Ontario  K1A 0K2
sportsawards-meritesportif@forces.gc.ca

CAF Sports Achievement Awards

The CAF Sports Achievement Awards are annual awards designed to recognize outstanding athletes, coaches, officials and teams who have excelled in sport during the previous calendar year.  Nominees may be recognized for participating in CAF or CISM competition, and/or in provincial, national or international civilian competition. CAF Sports Achievement Awards nominations will be considered for 2018 sports achievements only in the following categories:

i.    Male athlete;
ii.   Female athlete; 
iii.  Coach;
iv.  Official;
v.  Team.
 
Nominations must be done using the proper nomination form (see below). All submissions must be completed with category, specific date, location, event, placement and number of competitors information. Each nomination form shall be submitted with:
  1.  one color 8 x 10 inch professional portrait photo (head and shoulders, without head dress) in CAF uniform (Dress No. 3) in .jpg version - 300 dpi or professional hard copy;
  2.  one action shot (not a posed photo in athletic clothing) of the individual or team competing (.jpg version - 300 dpi or professional hard copy)
Nominations for Sports Achievement Award must be forwarded to Command Sports Representatives​ for selection prior to Friday 22 March 2019. Each command will hold a selection board to determine one command winner in each of the five categories.

Sports Achievement Award Nomination Form​      

EXAMPLE Sports Achievement Award Nomination