Peace and Sport Awards
Created in 2008, the annual Peace and Sport Awards reward international or regional organizations and individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to peace, dialogue and social change in the world through sport.
From specific field programs to global initiatives, the winners have led projects that are symbolic of sport’s capacity to reconcile divided or opposed communities. They are an inspiration to other stakeholders for what sport can achieve on the global stage.
This year the ceremony of Peace and Sport Awards will be held in the island of Rhodes, Greece, Thursday 18th of October, as part of Peace and Sport Regional Forum.
On this occasion seven awards will be granted to exceptional initiatives promoting peace through sport!
The categories of the Peace and Sport Awards 2018 are divided into “regional” and “international”.
Only organizations and individuals that are leading an initiative in the Mediterranean and Balkan area are entitled to apply for the “Regional” Awards. Organizations and individuals that are leading an initiative in the rest of the world, shall apply for the “International” Awards.