UMBrella Awards

UMB Awards

As an ongoing effort to shine light on talented and dedicated University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) employees, UMBrella is sponsoring awards to recognize the contributions made by individuals who support the success of women and those who identify as women at UMB. Read descriptions for each of the three award categories below.


  • Candidates can be nominated or individuals may nominate themselves.
  • A nominee must be a UMB employee in good standing.
  • Use the link below to submit a nomination by October 31, 2022.
 

Person of the Year — On the Rise

  • A member of the UMB community of any gender who has achieved growth in their career or overcome personal/professional challenges with the utilization of mentorship, coaching, and/or professional development opportunities. Nominees for this award should be at an early stage (within the first ten years) of their career. 

Person of the Year — Leading the Way

  • A member of the UMB community of any gender who has demonstrated leadership as a role model, coach, and/or mentor to assist their colleagues and/or mentees who are women or identify as women in reaching their personal/professional goals. Nominees for this award should be mid-career to senior career professionals. 

Champion of the Year

  • A member of the UMB community of any gender who serves as a role model in their commitment to championing the role of women and those who identify as women in academia and/or administration. Nominees for this award should be senior career professionals who have a broad scope of influence.

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