IMRF Awards 2023

The prestigious IMRF Awards are back for an eighth year to recognise volunteer and professional search-and-rescue (SAR) personnel from around the world.

The IMRF is looking for you to nominate someone or a team that has shown excellence in their field, developed innovative technology and equipment, or acted as a role model to inspire others.


This year’s IMRF Awards has five categories that are open for nominations:

  • - Individual: For Outstanding Individual Contribution to Maritime SAR Operations
  • - Team: For Outstanding Team Contribution to Maritime SAR Operations
  • - Innovation & Technology: For Innovation and Technology in the field of Maritime SAR
  • - Lifetime Achievement: The Lifetime Achievement Award in the Maritime SAR Sector
  • - #WomeninSAR Award: For an Outstanding Individual, Who is an Inspirational Role Model for Women and Girls in Maritime SAR

The Nomination Form

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