Outstanding Volunteer Award

Previous Winners

The purpose of the Maryland Library Association Outstanding Volunteer Award is to honor any library volunteer in Maryland who exemplifies the positive impact that volunteers can make in libraries through their outstanding service.

Any library volunteer in Maryland is eligible for the Award. No person may receive the Award more than once.

The recipient of the Award will have met these criteria:

  • Made a positive impact on library development, services, resources or promotion
  • Demonstrated sustained support for library customers, staff or other volunteers
  • Overcame an unusual situation in order to volunteer or volunteered a significant number of hours