How to nominate

There are several ways to nominate / apply for a Leading Light Award


Approved Driving Instructor Nominations

To nominate for the category of Approved Driving Instructor, the ADI  must be nominated by a peer ADI or a learner driver.  You need to fill out the ADI form online or alternatively download the entry form here and return it to the Road Safety Authority by e-mail or post before the closing date, 5pm Monday 8th October 2018.

Completed entry forms for ADI Nominations can be posted to the following address;

Christine Hegarty,
Leading Lights Awards,
Road Safety Authority,
Moy Valley Business Park,
Primrose Hill,
Co. Mayo.


All Other Nominations

To nominate yourself, another individual, project or group for a Leading Light Award, please complete the entry form online before 5pm on Friday 26th October 2018.  No entries will be accepted after this time.

If you have any additional supporting material, you would like to submit with this entry you can submit it by email to [email protected]. In the body of your email please state:

  •  your name
  • the name of your nomination
  • the category of the nomination

Supporting material is limited to 2 video files or 2 audio files or 4 photographic images or any reasonable combination of all. Entries that exceed this limit will be subject to the discretion of the evaluation team. 


Online Entry

You can enter any award category online by selecting and completing the appropriate application form. Enter online now


Please read the criteria  to ensure you meet all the requirements for entry.   


Important dates to remember


16th Aug Call for entries
Monday 8th Oct Closing date for ADI entries


26th Oct Closing date for entries into all other categories


12th Dec Awards Ceremony in Dublin


Further information

For further information on the ‘Leading Lights’ awards please contact us by email at [email protected] .