Nominate a student right now for Student Athlete of the Week. You can nominate the student by filling out the form below and clicking the submit button.
In order to nominate a student, you must be a school principal, teacher or counselor who is 18 years of age or older as of date of nomination and reside in Maryland in one the following counties: Harford, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Anne Arundel, Carroll, Cecil, Queen Anne’s and Howard (the “WMAR DMA”). Students attending any school in the WMAR DMA, in any grade level from kindergarten through high school, may be nominated. Identify a student that demonstrates some (but not necessarily all) of the following nine qualifications:
1. Persistence in giving personal best
2. An inspiring example to others
3. Peer leadership
4. Strong contribution to school and/or community (through volunteerism, school clubs, extra-curricular activities, projects, etc.)
5. High academic achievement
6. Positive attitude
7. Perseverance (i.e. overcoming a handicap, behavioral problem, or other personal difficulty)
8. Love of learning
9. Desire, determination, and diligence to improve
Fill out the e-mail form below, or send a detailed letter including the information requested to WMAR-TV.
If you choose to send your nomination in via mail, send a letter to the following address:
Student Athlete of the Week
6400 York Road
Baltimore, MD 21212
Employees of Scripps Media, Inc. d/b/a WMAR-TV (“Sponsor”), their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers and the immediate family members (spouse, mother, father, in-laws, grandmother, grandfather, brother, sister, children and grandchildren) and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible.
A panel of judges will select one (1) Student Athlete of the Week every Tuesday beginning October 6, 2015 thru June 28, 2016 (“Nomination Period”) from all entries received as of 11:59 PM ET the Monday before each drawing. The selection process is ongoing, and all students nominated will be eligible throughout the Nomination Period, regardless of the nomination date.
Nominators of the students selected will be contacted by the "Student Athlete of the Week" host. Due to the potential number of nominations, the Student Athlete of the Week panel will not notify the nominators of students who are not selected.
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