Team Maryland will pay for registration, hotel, and airfare for two members of the donor family to travel to Salt Lake City, Utah to take part in Games related events including the Opening, Closing, and Donor Remembrance ceremonies. Donor family members will be responsible for their own food, as well any other travel related expenses such as souvenirs, cab fare, or excursions.
- Families applying for the Team Maryland Transplant Games scholarship must have authorized donation on behalf of their loved one or supported their loved one's donor designation through The Living Legacy Foundation.
- Donor family members attending The Games should be comfortable speaking to the media and must report to media opportunities on a timely basis, should any arise.
- Donor family members must regularly attend Team Maryland meeting to build a relationship with the other team members.
Application and Selection Process
The application must be received by The Living Legacy Foundation Community Outreach department by Friday, October 20, 2017. The recipient chosen to attend The Games will be notified by November 10, 2017. The recipient will be selected based on a range of criteria including commitment to raising awareness for organ and tissue donation; such as serving as a Donate Life Ambassador, participating in the Donate Life Family Fun Run, or any other contributions that support organ, eye, and tissue donation.