SAN DIEGO–Nominations are now being accepted for the Dr. Pepper Most Inspirational Player Award, which will recognize a San Diego County high school football player during an on-field presentation at the San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl.
The program aims to recognize a local high school football player whose presence, actions and words of encouragement serve as an inspirational example to teammates. The honoree will receive at $2,000 scholarship during an on-field ceremony at the SDCCU Holiday Bowl.
To download the nomination form, visit www.holidaybowl.com and click on “MIP Award” listed under the Holiday Bowl tab. The form requires a description of why the nominated player should be chosen (250 words or less). Nomination forms are required for all entries, which must be received by Dec. 1, either by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or by mail to SDCCU Holiday Bowl, Attn: Dr. Pepper Most Inspirational Player, 9449 Friars Road, Ste. L-55, San Diego, 92108.
The program is sponsored by the SDCCU Holiday Bowl, Dr Pepper, LM Capital Group and the Kiwanis Club of San Diego. The award presentation is part of the festivities surrounding the SDCCU Holiday Bowl. This year’s 42nd annual game will be played on Friday, Dec. 27 at 5 p.m. and will be televised nationally on FS1. Each year the SDCCU Holiday Bowl matches up football teams from the Pac-12 and Big Ten conferences.
The SDCCU Holiday Bowl is a nonprofit organization and has a mission of generating tourism, exposure, economic benefit and civic pride for San Diego and its citizens by producing the nation’s most exciting bowl game and festival of events.