Celebrating the outstanding achievements and excellence in sport of Indigenous athletes.  These national awards are presented in partnership by the Aboriginal Sports Circle and Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame, and will be presented to recipients at Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on October 6th, 2022.


The Awards typically honour the accomplishments of an athlete within a given program year (June 1st 2021 to August 31 2022).

Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible as nominees:
▪ Applicants must be of Aboriginal descent (inclusive of First Nations, Inuit, and Metis).
▪ Applicants must be active within the nomination period.
▪ Applicants must demonstrate sportsmanship, fair play and ethics in sport

Please CLICK HERE to submit a nomination.

The deadline for filing nominations is August 26th, 2022.