SportsField Management Rising Star Awards

Rising Star Awards 2024 nominations now open

SportsField Management magazine is looking for the best young leaders in the sports field management industry for its Rising Star Awards.

Nominees can be from any aspect of the sports field management industry.

2024 Rising Star nominees must be under the age of 40 as of January 1, 2024; or, if over the age of 40, must be new to the sports field management industry within the last 10 years.

Candidates will be evaluated based on professional accomplishments, community and industry involvement, philanthropic efforts and other exemplary qualities.

And don’t feel as if every box and category need to be answered. Some areas will apply and some likely won’t.

Questions? Please email John Kmitta at and include “SportsField Management Rising Star” in the subject line.

(Note: Nominees to not need to be members of the national SFMA to be considered for a Rising Star Award.)

Nominate a 2024 Rising Star now.

The 2024 Rising Star Awards program is proudly sponsored by STEC.