Accepting Submissions for the 2019 Sovereign Awards Media Categories
Thursday, December 12, 2019

45th Annual Sovereign Awards

The Jockey Club of Canada is accepting submissions for the 2019 Media Category Awards for Outstanding Writing, Photograph and Digital Audio/Visual and Broadcast 

To qualify for a 2019 Sovereign Award, the submissions must have appeared in a recognized public medium for the first time between the dates of January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019. 

The three categories in which to enter submissions for the media portion of the Annual Sovereign Awards are: 

1. Writing
2. Photograph
3. Digital Audio/Visual and Broadcast

The nominees for each of the 2019 Media Category Awards will be announced in February 2020, and the winner in each category will be announced at the 45th Annual Sovereign Awards Ceremony in Vaughan, Ontario Thursday, April 16, 2020.

For more information on The Jockey Club of Canada’s 45th Annual Sovereign Awards Ceremony contact Candice Dixon at 416-675-7756; email

For complete Sovereign Award Media Category Rules, Submission Guidelines and Deadlines please Click Here

All submissions must be received by The Jockey Club of Canada office by email no later than December 31, 2019 by 11:59 p.m. (EST)Submissions received after the deadline will not be accepted.

The Jockey Club of Canada was founded in 1973 by E.P. Taylor to serve as the international representative of the Canadian Thoroughbred industry and to promote improvements to Thoroughbred racing and breeding, both in Canada and internationally.  The Jockey Club of Canada also operates as a field office of The Jockey Club; organizes the Sovereign Awards; administers the Canadian Graded Stakes program; liaises with foreign Jockey Clubs; promotes Thoroughbred ownership; and represents Canada at international racing conferences.

Kind regards,

Candice Dixon

General Manager
The Jockey Club of Canada