Florida High School Athletic Association

Roger Dearing Spirit of Sport Award

Deadline: 1/13/21


Award: $1,500


The recipient must be an individual from an FHSAA member high school. The recipient could be a coach, athletic administrator, administrator, contest official, trainer, student-athlete or any others associated with the school or the school’s athletic program. In the instance of a student, that student must be in good academic standing within his or her respective high school. Among the qualifying criteria that will be used are the student’s grade-point average, the activities in which he or she is involved, and community involvement. Other candidates should possess similar positive character traits, such as a high level of integrity and ethics. The nomination must be for something that occurred between January 1, 2020 and December 31, 2020. Nominated individuals do not necessarily need to still be enrolled in high school at the time of the nomination.
*Nomination required

Nomination form can be found here – https://fhsaa.com/documents/2020/9/24//2020_FHSAA_RD_SOS_Nomination_Form.doc?id=277