Nominations Sought For Federation Of Irish Sport Volunteers In Sport Awards 2022


Minister of State for Sport and the Gaeltacht, Jack Chambers, alongside Federation of Irish Sport CEO, Mary O’Connor (right), and world number one canoeist Jenny Egan at the launch of the awards. Picture: Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile

Nominations will close on Wednesday January 25 2023. The nominations received will be shortlisted and put forward for consideration by the judging panel. Winners are chosen on a county basis, with 32 award recipients and one overall Outstanding Volunteer Award. The Federation of Irish Sport will announce the winners in early March 2023. The estimated economic value of volunteering in sport and physical activity is worth €1.5 billion.

Nominations are being sought for the Federation of Irish Sport Volunteers in Sport Awards 2022. The aim is to recognise the contribution that volunteers make in every community across the country. Nominations can be made via the online nomination form at