On October 12 2023 the awarding ceremony Sporthilfe Galanacht des Sports took place in Vienna. Judoka Nina Auer (7a) was awarded the first prize of the Sporthilfe Jugendsportpreis for winning medals at European and World Championships, as well as at the European Youth Olympic Festival this year.
Lisa Zimmerman/Dorothee Schwarz (luge) and EYOF winner Magdalena Rauter (pole vault) were awarded with the prizes for runners-up.
Sporthilfe Jugendsportpreis is the most important and prestigious award for athletes under 18 years in Austria. Previous winners include olympic champions Anna Veith, Marcel Hirscher, Thomas Morgenstern and Gregor Schlierenzauer.