Nominating Process

Nominations for MLSC Legal Services Awards

The Maryland Legal Services Corporation solicits nominations in the spring for five awards it presents annually to persons making outstanding contributions to the provision of legal assistance to low-income Marylanders. Formal awards are presented at an Annual Awards Reception in the fall.

MLSC encourages organizations and individuals to make nominations for any or all five of these awards to the Board of Directors of the Maryland Legal Services Corporation for their consideration and selection. Nominations for the awards must be submitted not later than June 15th to MLSC.

Submitting Forms

Forms for the five awards are provided on this site (use the links below or the menu at left) and should be completed and submitted according to the instructions. Note that you will not be able to print the online form, but that once the nomination form is submitted you will receive a copy by email. For additional information regarding the MLSC Legal Services Awards, contact MLSC at (410) 576-9494 or toll free at (800) 492-1340.

FORMS: Machen | Cardin | Rising Star | Marbury | Garten

PRINTABLE VERSION: Machen | Cardin | Rising Star | Marbury |  Garten


Past Award Recipients

See the list of past honorees from 1985 to the present.