Section Awards - Officials


Section Official Award

This award is presented to an active official within Skate AB/NT/NU that has given quality service at the Section level or lower.

This award will be presented to one person in each of the nine Skate AB|NT|NU Regions with an overall Section Winner selected by the Skate AB|NT|NU Awards Selection Committee. The Award will be presented to the Section recipient at the Skate AB|NT|NU Annual Awards Banquet.

Criteria & Nomination Form: https://skatecanada.wufoo.com/forms/q1gky2jy1dxfdgw/

Nomination Deadline: February 15, 2023 at midnight MT

25 & 50 Year Officials Service Award

Recognizes those officials who have contributed 25 and 50 years of service to the sport of figure skating. The Section office tracks the number of years of service for all Section officials. Officials reaching the 25 and 50 year milestone will be notified by the Section office on an annual basis.


John Vipond Official’s Scholarship

This scholarship is given to a Section official who is striving towards becoming an accomplished official.   The official will be an established official who needs assistance in reaching a higher level through experience or training opportunities and is attending a post-secondary institution while working on achieving this  goal.

Nomination Deadline: TBD


National Awards – Officials

National Grassroots Official Award

Active officials (judges, referees, technical controllers, technical specialists and data specialists) who have only been active at the section level or lower (or regional level or lower for synchronized skating) are eligible. Nominations should be made by officials, coaches, team managers, or any member of the Skate Canada Board of Directors, Section Board of Directors, Section Judge/Evaluator Chairs, or Section Data Specialist Chairs.

This award will be presented to one person at the Skate Canada Ice Summit.  Skate Canada reserves the right to not present an award in any given year. The Skate Canada President, chair of the OJET Committee, and Senior Manager Performance Excellence and Officials will select the winner.

Criteria & Nomination Form:  https://forms.office.com/r/WK0a4Krd9d

Nomination Deadline: March 1, 2023, 9:55pm MT

National Official Award

Active officials (technical representatives, judges, referees, technical controllers, technical specialists, and data specialists) are eligible for this award. Nominations should be made by officials, coaches, team managers, or any member of the Skate Canada Board of Directors, Section Board of Directors, Section Judge/Evaluator Chairs or Section Data Specialist Chairs.

This award will be presented to one person at the Skate Canada Ice Summit.  Skate Canada reserves the right to not present an award in any given year. The Skate Canada President, chair of the Officials Assignment and Promotion Committee, staff lead of the Officials Assignment and Promotion Committee will select the winner.

Criteria & Nomination Form: https://forms.office.com/r/HynnJ2Y116

Nomination Deadline: March 1, 2023, 9:55pm MT


Questions? Contact the Section Office:
info@skateabnwtnun.ca
1-(866)-294-0663