The nomination window is open for the 2018 Jill Melmed-Buzzeo Award (JMB Award). The nomination deadline is March 1, 2018.
The JMB Award annually recognizes Philadelphia high school juniors and seniors who have faced barriers and have been resourceful and steadfast in their efforts to overcome them. Recipients receive $2,300 for education-related expenses. Honorable mentions are named at our discretion and receive $300 for education-related expenses. Both receive a mentor and additional programming and support.
We invite you to nominate eligible students within your school or community organization. Upon receiving your nomination, JMB Award will contact your nominee and invite her to complete our application process.
Nominations are accepted until March 1, 2018, and student nominees may apply up until March 15, 2018. Recipients are named in May 2018.