Award Nominations

Each year Maryland Works is excited to honor the work of exemplary individuals and businesses. Below are the categories for nominations for the 13th Annual Employment Awards. If you know a deserving individual or organization, please submit a nomination.

**Nominating Criteria**

Employee of the Year An individual with a disability who has achieved significant work/career outcomes
Employer of the Year An employer that has demonstrated a significant commitment to hiring, retaining, and advancing individuals with disabilities
Workforce Professional of the Year An individual workforce professional who has made significant contributions in the employment of people with disabilities
Business Owner of the Year An individual with a disability who owns and has led their business to achieve significant success
Provider of the Year A non-profit community service provider that has achieved significant outcomes in employment of people with disabilities
Transition Professional of the Year A school affiliated professional who has demonstrate an exceptional commitment to helping students with disabilities transition from high school to meaningful employment

To nominate a deserving individual or organization, please complete the form below. Nomination forms must be received by Friday, September 30th. When complete please click the submit button or mail the Awards Nomination form to Maryland Works, 10270 Old Columbia Road Suite 100, Columbia, MD 21046 or e-mail to awards@mdworks.com.

(1) Information about the person making the nomination

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Please select the nominator's state.

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(2) Information about the nominee

Please select the nomination category.

**Tell us about the nominee**

Please enter the nominee's name.

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Please enter the nominee's address.

Please enter the nominee's city.

Please select the nominee's state.

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Please tell us a little about the nominee.

Please make the case for why this nominee deserves the award.