UNE Sports Awards Nomination - Blues & Half Blues

UNE Blues & Half Blues

These awards will be made annually to nominee/s who demonstrated outstanding achievements against the respective award criteria as judged by the Blues Committee.

REQUIREMENTS
1.To qualify for an award a member shall:

a) be enrolled in a degree or a diploma at the University of New England;
b) have completed at least two semesters at the University; and
c) in sports conducted on a UNE Club basis, be recommended by the UNE Club concerned,or; external students be recommended by their affiliated sporting organization.

Only in exceptional circumstances will an award be made to a member who has completed less than two semeters of study.

The Blues Committee will also consider nominees in their year of graduation, who have achieved the standard as outlined in (2) below where the representative achievement has been attained following the previous Blues Committee meeting and prior to graduation.

2.There shall be two classes of award:

a) Blue. The Blue shall be awarded to members who have shown outstanding ability, normally when representing the University, and who have reached a standard comparable to thatgenerally achieved by the best sportspersons in other Australian Universities. Also, to be eligible for the award of a Blue, a member shall have displayed good sportsmanship and support for the UNE Club making the nomination or contributed towards sport at UNE.

b) Half Blue. The Half Blue shall be awarded to members who, normally when representing the University, have achieved a standard in their sport well above average for Australian Universities. Also, to be eligible for the award of a Half Blue, a member shall have displayed good sportsmanship and support for the UNE Club making the nomination or contributed towards sport at UNE.

NOMINATIONS
Nominations are to be completed through the online form. If you have any supporting documents please email: rporter9@une.edu.au. Please call 6773 1716 for any questions. 

N.B. Please email copies of information (such as certificates, newspaper clippings, letters confirming team selection etc.) which will help substantiate the nominees sporting achievements over the past twelve months.

CLOSING DATE
Nominations are to be received by: 31 August, 2018. 
Late nominations may be approved by committee. 

Successful finalists will be advised of the Selection Committee’s decision are invited to the UNE Annual Sports Awards Evening where the winner will be announced.

The evening will take place on Wednesday 19th September at The 'Stro

The citation will be the basis of the Blues Committee's consideration and must be written legibly or be type written. It should be in narrative form and must enlarge on the nominee's fitness for the award in terms of (a) sporting ability and (b) sportsmanship and support for the nominating Club's activities. Where recognised objective standards in timing or performance are available, or have been adopted by the Club, the citation must quote these in relation to performances achieved by the nominee.

Name, email and mobile:

By checking the box, I the nominator, declare the information provided as true to the best of my knowledge.