The Sovereign Award is given annually since 1975 by the Jockey Club of Canada to the outstanding horses and people in Canadian Thoroughbred racing.
The most prestigious award for horses is Sovereign Horse of the Year.
Sovereign Awards are currently given to the:
- Canadian Champion Sprint Horse (1980-2008)
- Canadian Champion Male Sprint Horse (2009-present)
- Canadian Champion Female Sprint Horse (2009-present)
- Outstanding Newspaper Article
- Outstanding Feature Article
- Outstanding Photograph
- Outstanding Film/Video/Broadcast