Beginning in 2021, the Unit will present the Jan Janitschke Award annually to recognize an individual displaying “outstanding teaching or mentoring contributions to the membership of Denver Bridge Unit 361.”


Nominations for contributions made in 2020 are now being accepted from Unit members utilizing the form below. The nomination period ends on January 31, 2021.

Your nomination should describe how the individual meets these criteria for the award used by the Unit Board in making the selection:

  • What has this person done to advance bridge education and/or mentoring in the Denver area?
  • How has this this individual impacted you or others in the bridge community?
  • How has this person contributed time and energy to help less-experienced Unit members become better, more confident bridge players?