All applications and nominations are due by Monday, October 9
The application and nomination window for Running USA's annual awards is officially open!
Applications are available for those wishing to be considered for the Allan Steinfeld Development and Youth Program Awards, while nominations are being taken for the Running USA Hall of Champions, Women's Leadership Award and our new Rising Star Award.
The Awards - Apply and Nominate
Allan Steinfeld Development Award: Founded in 2010 and named for New York Road Runners past president Allan Steinfeld, this annual gift of $25,000 is given to support the continued pursuits of elite athletes in the United States - Apply Today
Youth Program Award: Running USA gives one $10,000 youth program award per year, recognizing a program that advocates the benefits of youth running, promotes healthy activities and inspires kids to get moving - Apply Today
Hall of Champions: In 2004, Running USA introduced the Hall of Champions as a way to acknowledge those with devotion, vision and commitment to build our sport. Let's celebrate those who've done so much for the sport! - Nominate Today
Women's Leadership Award: Since 2005, Running USA has honored women making a big difference in the sport. As women continue to influence the sport at the highest levels, we're excited to rename this award from the Women's Trailblazer Award to the Women's Leadership Award - Nominate Today
Rising Star Award: The purpose of this new award is to recognize the contributions of those who are relatively new to the sport of road running (five or fewer years of experience), while making a significant difference - Nominate Today
All applications and nominations are due by Monday, October 9.
Awards will be presented at the Running USA Industry Conference, February 11-13 in Austin, Texas at the Hilton Austin.
If you have any questions, please reach out to Scott Bush at firstname.lastname@example.org.