The Maryland Awards

The Nomination Form will close on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018. 

  • Hall of Fame: Recognize our most notable alumni, well-known publicly or Maryland fame
  • President’s Award: Recognize and celebrate our most noteworthy alumni or community members who excel in their industry or field
  • Outstanding Young Alumnus/a Award: Recognize a young alumnus/a (under 35 years old) who is on the rise
  • Spirit of Maryland Award: Recognize and honor an alumnus/a or community member who Inspires Maryland Pride
  • Do Good Award: Honor an alumnus/a who represents the ideals of Doing Good
  • Elaine Johnson Coates Award: Honor an alumnus/a who has made a significant and sustained contribution that fosters diversity and inclusion nationally/globally
  • Tyser Gottwals Award: Honor and recognize an alumnus/a who has given their time and talents to UMD

One honoree per category will receive each award on an annual basis.

Please select a Maryland Award category
Nominee Information (about the person you are nominating)

Instructions: Please fill out all fields with as much detail as possible to communicate why your nominee is deserving of a Maryland Award.

Please describe the nominee's achievements and contributions that qualify them to receive a Maryland Award. Be sure to read the description of the award you have selected carefully and ensure that your response addresses the criteria.
Upload Supporting Documents

Instructions: Upload up to three supporting documents, which may include letters of support, publications, past awards and memos. Including documents is not required, but helps us get a better sense of your nominee's achievements.

Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.
Nominator Information

Thank you for your interest in nominating an excellent Terp for a Maryland Award. We are not currently accepting nominations, but please look forward to a future selection process.