As an industry valued at over $756,000,000,000 per year, and which spans every corner of the globe, the global sports industry has long been an attractive target for those seeking to engage in corruption. By combatting the bad actors that seek to illicitly profit from this field, professional sports organizations and associations can protect the efforts and investments of countless athletes, owners, and teams, and increase the confidence of their loyal supporters. This category seeks to celebrate those individuals and entities that have worked to safeguard sport against corruption, whether this is at a local, regional, or national level. It is open to those who have either; made a measurable impact on reducing the risk of corruption occurring within a particular sport or sport in general; who have conducted research related to the effect of corruption on sport; or who have fought to reduce the impact of existing corruption on a particular sport or sport in general.
Your nomination will shine a light on the work of those fighting against the effects of corruption in their communities, and send a message to these heroic individuals and organizations that their work is being noticed and appreciated.