The Town of Amherst hosts an Athletic Acheivers Recognition Ceremony each year to recognize our local athletes for their tremendous afforts and accomplishments.

Nominations are now open for the 2022 Athletic Achievers. The application form can be found here or find a paper copy at Amherst Town Hall, 98 Victoria St. Deadline for submissions is Monday, Feb. 6, 2023. The applications can be sent to PO Box 516, Amherst, N.S., B4H 1X6, hand delivered to Amherst town hall, 98 Victoria St. E., faxed to 902-667-5409, or emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For more information, please phone 902-694-0529.


Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the 2022 ceremony was a virtual one.