Nominations open for Donegal Sports Star Awards

Donegal Sports Star Awards Chairperson Neil Martin (centre) at the launch of the nominations in Lifford on Monday with the Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council Cllr Gerry McMonagle and the Local Authority’s Chief Executive Seamus Neely. For nomination details go to

Nominations have now opened for the 42nd Donegal Sports Star Awards. So it’s now time for sporting organizations to ensure that individuals and teams that have excelled in 2017 are nominated by the deadline, which is Friday the 24th of November. Just a brief summary of the achievements are required along with any pictorial images and video footage.

Only achievements in the calendar year from January 1st 2017 to 31st December 2017 will be eligible for consideration. The only exception is the schools categories, which will be the academic year September 2016 to June 2017. Please note that short-listing of nominations may be applied. No nominations will be accepted for the Hall of Fame. The organizing committee will select winner in this category.

Nominations can be made on-line from the nominations page and emailed to or by completing a simple
Nomination form, which can be downloaded and posted to Paul McDaid, Post Office, Ramelton.

Those not using the on-line can post their nominations to Paul McDaid, Post Office, Ramelton.

Closing date for nominations is Friday 24th November.