Young Scot Awards 2017

Since its launch in 2006 the Awards have celebrated the inspirational contributions of thousands of young Scots who have made a real difference to communities across Scotland.

sportscotland are proud sponsors of the Sport Award, and we need you to help nominate a young person who you feel has greatly excelled within your sporting community.

Perhaps you know a young person who has inspired others with their extraordinary sporting achievements? They might have excelled in their chosen sport at a local, national or even global level? They might spend all their free time coaching others or sit on a committee that helps make decisions on the management on their club?

Please note, nominations are not restricted to one person. You may also choose to nominate a sport club or a group of young people whom you feel has made an inspirational contribution to their sporting community.


Previous winners of this category are:

2016 – Gordon Reid

2015 – Lynsey Sharp

2014 – Team GB Women’s Curling Team

2013 – Samantha Kinghorn

2012 – Gavin Drysdale

2011 – Adam Melville

2010 – Islam Feruz

2009 – Kevin Stewart

2008 – Lianne Runndell

2007 – Steven Naismith


Nominations close on 27th February. To nominate head to:


For more information on the Sunday Mail Young Scot Awards: