Teacher Of The Year

Teacher of the Year

Award Description

The Teacher of the Year will have demonstrated exceptional support of rugby league through the provision of opportunities for students to be involved in both practical rugby league activities within their school/district and engaging students by integrating NRL's educational programs in the classroom. 


Award criteria

  • Demonstrated use of rugby league-related materials and/or NRL educational programs in the classroom.
  • Demonstrated facilitation of rugby league activities within the school and/or region.
  • Participation in inter-school competitions.
  • Engages students outside the curriculum.
  • Encourage and model sportsmanship and promote safe play.


Important Information

  • The award criteria's focus is primarily on the nominee's contributions in 2018.
  • Incomplete forms will not be accepted.
  • Attachments are encouraged (i.e. images and supporting documentation), however this is only on the condition that all components of the nomination form are complete.



There is no option to "save" a nomination and return to it later. If possible, please refrain from pasting text from another source as the formatting may cause this form to freeze. If you are experiencing any technical difficulties submitting your nomination, please contact communityawards@nrl.com.au


To view an example of the Teacher of the Year form (Word Document Version), click here.

Part 1 - Nominee Details

Please enter the contact details of the nominated individual.

Part 2 - Nomination Criteria

Please describe how the nominated individual has demonstrated the required criteria by answering the following questions.

If you are unable to upload a file or you would like to submit a video, please email communityawards@nrl.com.au with the relevant attachments.

Part 3 - Referee Details

Please provide details a representative from NRL Game Development who will act as a referee for the nominee.

Part 4 - Completed By

This nomination form has been completed by: