USTA SOUTHWEST ANNUAL AWARDS
February 15, 2017
Each year the USTA Southwest annually honors the volunteers, organizations, programs and members who have done an outstanding job on the court and off to help promote our great sport.
Help us nominate worthy award winners by submitting your nominations for the awards given out each year by USTA Southwest (see list below) at the USTA Southwest Annual Conference.
Awards are given out each year to deserving organizations, volunteers and players during the USTA Southwest's Annual Hall of Fame and Awards Banquet, as part of the Annual Meeting weekend.
A date and location for the 2018 USTA Southwest Annual Meeting & Hall of Fame Awards Banquet will be announced soon.
Process for USTA Southwest Annual Awards:
USTA members and organizations are encouraged to nominate potential candidates for respective awards by each calendar year keeping in mind the deadline date of November 1 (submissions sent to District after that date will be reviewed for the following year's awards).
After this date, award nominations will then be compiled and chosen by the respective District to be considered for the Section Award. Each chartered USTA Southwest District will then submit ONE nomination for each of the Southwest Section Awards (listed below to the Section office) to be considered by the USTA Section Awards Committee for the Annual Award.
Criteria: Each Section award below has the criteria listed. When nominating a person or organization from your respective area, please keep in mind the requirements and eligibility of your candidate. Invalid or incomplete nominations will not be accepted.
Timetable: Awards are due each year to District Award Contacts from each area (see list below) by NOVEMBER 1.
Filling out information: Each award below is hyperlinked with the criteria and the application form. Please review the form, and to submit --type in the fields of documents, save file, and send to your area's District Award Chairs via e-mail or regular mail for them to compile. Please fill out each awards form with completeand detailed information, as that allows the committee to make informed choices on award winners.
USTA SOUTHWEST SECTION AWARDS
Adult Player of the Year
Community Tennis Volunteer of the Year
Family of the Year
Event of the Year
Member Organization of the Year
NJTL Chapter of the Year
High School Coach of the Year
Outstanding Tournament Enrichment
USTA League Captain of the Year
Junior Player of the Year - Female
Junior Player of the Year - Male
Dianne Miller Courage in Tennis Award
Jim Reffkin Spirit of Innovation Award
Outstanding Tennis on Campus Leader
(nominations for this award must be sent through national)
USTA Southwest members are encouraged to vote for nominees from their respective District, and send that information on to their respective District contact (listed below) by the NOVEMBER 1 deadline.
Contact your local District Awards Committee Contact if you have any questions on the nomination process and they will help guide you through it.
USTA Southwest Local Awards Contacts
USTA Central Arizona (AWARDS CHAIR)
USTA Southern Arizona
USTA Northern Arizona
USTA Northern New Mexico
USTA Southeastern New Mexico
USTA Southern New Mexico
USTA Greater El Paso Tennis Association