Board of Education → Distinguished Service Awards
The Montgomery County Board of Education established the Awards for Distinguished Service to Public Education in 1997 to recognize and show appreciation to individuals, groups, and businesses that have made exemplary contributions to public education in Montgomery County.
Awards will be made in each of the following categories:
The Individual Pioneer Award is presented to an individual who may not be active currently, but who has made extraordinary contributions to public education in the past, and whose impact has had a profound systemwide effect on MCPS over the years.
The other awards go to an individual (including MCPS students), group, or business that has, within the past three years, provided sustained service, support, and commitment to public education, as demonstrated by:
Any person or group may submit nominations. Nominations for the awards are sought from the general community as well as community organizations, businesses, the superintendent of schools, and members of the Montgomery County Board of Education.
Nominations are now closed for May 2021 awards.
Please check back in November 2021 for information regarding May 2022 Awards.
Montgomery County Board of Education
850 Hungerford Drive, Room 123
Rockville, Maryland 20850
View award winners from 1997 through 2020
Updated March 30, 2021