Awards Programs


Athletic Excellence Fund 2020


The 2020 Athletic Excellence Fund information is now available. Supported by the Children, Seniors and Social Development and Sport Newfoundland and Labrador, the Athletic Excellence Fund recognizes athletic and academic excellence of the province’s top athletes. The press release can be found at

Questions or clarification around the AEF program process and rankings, etc. please contact Bill Taggart via email or phone ( or 729-6291).

The application and information can be found at…/financia…/athletic_excellence_fund.html .

Swimmers must submit Applications to Swimming NL by January 29th. 

Late applications cannot be accepted.


*Late applications will NOT be accepted.

**Incomplete applications will NOT be accepted. 

***Those who are applying for the Sport NL Scholarship must include their original official transcript from the Registrar's Office , NOT a faxed or scanned copy. 

Sport NL - Annual Awards


Sport Newfoundland and Labrador is now accepting nominations for the 2019 Annual Awards.

Clubs are welcome to submit one nomination per category for your club. Please ensure you read the guidelines for each award prior to submitting. The application is now offered through google forms so simply click “submit” to forward your nomination(s). 

Sport NL will not accept nominations received after the due date, January 22, 2020.

All nominations will ultimately be received by Swimming NL for verification and endorsement. 

The final nominations (one per category) are submitted to the Selection Committee by the Provincial Sport Organisations.

You may access this information and see past award recipients by clicking on this link:

Deadline for nominations is January 22, 2020




The Swimming Newfoundland and Labrador Entrance Scholarship, valued at $1,000.00 annually, is available to a first year student who will attend Memorial University of Newfoundland and be a member of the Memorial University of Newfoundland Seahawks Varsity Swim Team.  For more details and application please view the file below.


2020 Swimming NL/Memorial University Bursary (Spring 2020)

The Swimming NL- Memorial University bursary, valued at $1000.00 annually, is available to a student continuing beyond their first year of studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The bursary recipient will be a swimmer in good standing with Swimming Newfoundland and Labrador and will be a returning member to the Memorial University of Newfoundland Seahawks Varsity Swim Team. Awarding of this bursary will be based on swimming performance at the varsity level. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid to a student in good academic standing at the university. Applications will be available in the spring 2020.

Files coming soon.