CARA National Inclusion Awards

CARA is continuing to recognise organisations and people who enhance participation opportunities for people with disabilities in Sport, Physical Activity and Physical Education throughout Ireland.

Applications are NOW OPEN ONLINE and include the following categories:

  1. Sports Club
  2. Disability Sports Club
  3. Fitness & Leisure
  4. Adventure
  5. National Governing Body of Sport
  6. Education
  7. Special Education
  8. Disability Service
  9. Sport and Physical Activity Camp
  10. Volunteer

Closing date for applications is Friday 20th October.

Club Awards Application Forms
Forms are due on the 5th of March. Please be as detailed as possible in the Application Forms. Share the responsibility for filling the forms among your committee. Personal Awards may be filled out by the person themselves or a nominator. If you prefer to write your application in an alternative format e.g. word document you may also upload this using the Google Form. However your application must cover all of the sections outlined in the original form. For the mandatory fields you may write “please see attached” for simplicity. Awards will be presented at the annual Clubs and Socs Ball on 23rd of March in Rochestown Park Hotel.
Each form also has it’s own little description when you click on the link. (Note: You must be signed into your clubs email account to access these forms)
Club of the Year/ Most Improved Club Form 
Event of the Year Form 
 Club Person of the Year Form 
Fresher of the Year Form 
Team of the Year 
Clubs shortlisted for Club of the Year, Most Improved Club of the Year, Competitive Event of the Year and Non-Competitive Event of the Year will be called to give a presentation to the Clubs Exec on why they should win the award.
Those who win the Personal Awards will be notified in advance of Clubs and Socs Ball and will receive a free Fulls Ticket. However this will be after ticket sales take place so those who did buy tickets will be reimbursed if requested.
Other Awards that will be presented at the Clubs AGM are :
Best Financial Management
Website of the Year
Photo of the Year
Video of the Year
There are no application for these awards but please make sure that your websites are up to scratch and that the exec are aware of your best photos and videos.
Best of Luck!