Nominations are being accepted for the 2013 Big Island Sportsperson of the Year.
The Big Island Athlete of the Month and Athlete/Sportsperson of the Year program is sponsored by Don’s Grill.
Nominations for Sportsperson of the Year must be submitted in writing and include the nominee’s contribution or role in Big Island sports.
The deadline to submit nominations is Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014.
The Sportsperson of the Year is open to Big Islanders, but the person nominated must have contributed on primarily a volunteer basis.
The 2013 Big Island Athlete of the Year will be chosen by the program’s selection committee, based on the monthly award winners and their accomplishments during the year.