Colours Awards
2022 Colours Awards:

The SGHS Colours Awards 2022 will be held on Thursday, 3 November 2022 (change of date) from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm held in the West Hall. 

Applications are now open for students to apply for Colours in Sports, Performing Arts and Significant Achievement categories.

Applications can be emailed through to Mrs Huia – Director of Sports at [email protected] or dropped into the Sports Office as hard copy.

Application Process

Applications close on Tuesday 27 September at 9:00 am. 

Award Criteria:
Sport
  • You must be in Year 12 or 13
  • Represented the school In a Senior A Team or Individual Sport concurrently for 2 years and currently playing/competing
  • Achieved a High Placing (relevant to numbers competing) at Otago/Southland, South Island or National level
  • At Year 13 have contributed as an official/coach to a team concurrently for 2 years and currently Involved.
  • Include achievements/results from 2021 – 2022
  • A separate application must be completed if you are applying for a colour in more than one discipline
  • This application makes you eligible for the Colour Award but is not an automatic selection
  • The final decision is at the discretion of the Colours Committee
Click HERE for the Sport Application.
Performing Arts Categories: Dance, Drama, Music, Cultural

  • You must be in Year 12 or 13
  • Performed consistently at a high level in the school and wider community / regionally or nationally
  • Have been a leader of an activity in a creative or administrative capacity
  • Include achievements / commendations from 2021 / 2022
  • A separate application must be completed if you are applying for a colour in more than one discipline
  • This application makes you eligible for the Colour Award but is not an automatic selection
  • The final decision is at the discretion of the Colours Committee
Click HERE for the Performing Arts Application.
Significant Achievement
  • You must be in Year 12 or 13
  • Represented the school in an event/s or discipline other than Sport or Performing Arts
  • Achieved a High Placing (relevant to numbers competing) at Otago/Southland, South Island or National level
  • Include achievements/results from 2021 – 2022
  • A separate application must be completed if you are applying for a colour in more than one discipline
  • This application makes you eligible for the Colour Award but is not an automatic selection
  • The final decision is at the discretion of the Colours Committee
Click HERE for the Significant Achievement Application. 

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