Distinguished Alumni Nomination


    • Any graduate of the Science, Mathematics, Computer Science Magnet Program at Montgomery Blair High School is eligible.

    • Must be available to speak at the Magnet Research Convention at Blair in January.

Selection Criteria:

    • Distinguished achievement or leadership in a professional field; or

    • Significant civic or community contribution.

Nomination Process:

    • Complete the nomination form;

    • Include a letter supporting the nomination; and

    • Attach a copy of the nominee’s current resume or curriculum vitae.

Nominations must be received by October 1st

The Magnet Foundation's Board of Directors will review all nominations and will contact the honoree in November or December.

Please complete the form below. You may also download the form (Microsoft Word) and submit the required information by e-mail to alumni@mbhsmagnet.org or to the Magnet Foundation's P.O. Box:

Distinguished Alumni Award

MBHS Magnet Foundation, Inc.

P.O. Box 101

Kensington, MD 20895-0101

The Magnet Foundation recognizes Distinguished Alumni each year at the Magnet Research Convention. You may nominate alumni by completing the form below.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who may nominate alumni for this award?

    • Anyone may submit nominations. The nominee must be a graduate of the Magnet Program, but nominations can come from parents, friends, teachers, or co-workers.

Are self-nominations accepted?

    • Yes, however, an additional letter of support should be included with the self-nomination.

Is attendance at the Magnet Research Convention mandatory for the winner?

    • Yes. If nominating someone else, please try to confirm their availability for the Research Convention before submitting the nomination.

Will the Magnet Foundation reimburse the travel expenses of the award winner?

    • Yes, the Magnet Foundation will reimburse for reasonable travel expenses up to $500.

Please e-mail board@mbhsmagnet.org if you have any additional questions.