APA Maryland 2019 Awards Program

APA Maryland will soon be announcing its 2019 awards program to honor the great planning work performed by professionals throughout the State. The 2019 Awards Ceremony will take place on Monday, October 7th at the Rocky Gap Casino • Resort in Cumberland, Maryland. The ceremony will be held during the chapter’s Biennial Conference. All Chapter members are encouraged to attend. Please dress business casual for the event.

All full Conference attendees will automatically be given a ticket to the Awards Banquet as a part of their attendance fee. If you would like to attend the Awards Banquet without attending the conference, or would like to bring additional guests, please RSVP to James Palma, Chapter President, via email (president@apamaryland.org), no later than Friday, September 7th, 2019.

Watch this space for the nomination form for the 2019 Maryland Chapter Planning Awards. Included with the application will be a list of the awards that are up for consideration this year. Also included will be the criteria for nominations and awards. If there are any questions concerning eligibility, contact James Palma and he will work with the Awards Committee to best answer your questions.

Below is a preliminary timeline showing the deadline for submittals and the committee’s timeline for review and notification to applicants.

• April 30th – Nominations deadline

• May 1st - July 31st – Committee review of nominations

• August 1st - August 30th – Notify winners

• October 7th – Awards ceremony at the 2019 Biennial Conference at Rocky Gap