The award categories are:

  • President’s Award 2022 (Social Enterprise)*
  • Coach of the Year 2022 (ICF-Credentialled)
  • Organisation Culture Award 2022
  • Coaching Circle of the Year 2022
  • Rising Star of the Year 2021
  • Coach Supervisor of the Year 2022

The President’s Award

This award focusses on the impact of coaching on the wellbeing of society in Ireland. Individuals, a group of individuals or an enterprise nominated for this award will demonstrate their coaching has had a significant impact on society or a sector of it, raising the level of wellness and helping humanity to flourish in Ireland (voluntary sector, social enterprise, other).

*All nominations will automatically be entered for the President’s Award
**A maximum of two nominators are allowed and the nominee must submit one form per nominator.

Coach of the Year

This award focusses on the Coaching profession. Individuals nominated will demonstrate exceptional commitment and competence to coaching and its practice through clear explanation of how they have
supported the wider coaching profession.

Organisation Culture Award

This award focusses on Organisational Culture of Coaching. The organisation who has done the most internally to develop a coaching culture in-house (excluding organisations who specifically offer coaching as a service).

Coaching Circle of the Year

This award focusses on impact of a Coaching Circle. Nominee Circles will clearly demonstrate the level to which it creates value to members; contribution and commitment to support of coaches, the promotion of coaching practice.

Rising Star of the Year

This award recognises the efforts and development of newly qualified coaches. Nominees will be individuals who completed their formal coach-specific training between Oct 2021 and Sep 2022 and demonstrate strong development of coaching competencies and performance.

Coach Supervisor of the Year

This award recognises the quality of supervision provided by the Coach Supervisor Practitioner. The individual will demonstrate outstanding commitment and competence in supervision.

Rules & Eligibility

Before downloading any of the forms** below, please review the Rules and Eligibility document to ensure that you are eligible for the award you wish to nominate/be nominated for.

A completed form must be submitted for each award being applied for. A coach may apply for more than one award category.

The nominee takes responsibility for completing the form. The nominee and nominator are expected to have discussed the contents and the nominator is fully satisfied that the descriptions given provide a true and accurate explanation. Both will sign off on the form, as well as any other signatures required for a specific form.