International Chess Federation
Sunday, 12 Nov 2023 13:55
FIDE Trainer Awards 2023 – Call for nominations

The International Chess Federation, together with the FIDE Trainers’ Commission (TRG) are pleased to announce the 15th FIDE Trainer Awards 2023.

These awards aim to recognize and celebrate the outstanding achievements of the chess training community.

Mikhail Botvinnik Award for the best achievement by trainer(s) in Open Section competitions

Vakhtang Karseladze Award for the best achievement by trainer(s) in women’s and/or girl’s competitions

Mark Dvoretsky Award for the best achievement by trainer(s) in junior competitions

Samuel Reshevsky Award for the best achievement by a junior prodigy (U-14) player in competitions

Trainer Nominations

  • The awards must be granted for achievements in the year 2022.
  • Only licensed trainers are eligible.
  • The following are eligible to make nominations:

a) FIDE Council Members
b) Continental & National Chess Federations
c) TRG Commission Members
d) Principals of FIDE Academies
e) FIDE Senior Trainers
f) Former Winners

No nominator can nominate the same individual in more than one category.
All nominations must be sent to TRG by November 25, 2023.

Nomination Form