Team Maryland will provide $500 towards Games expenses (registration, hotel, and travel) for a living donor to travel to Salt Lake City, Utah to take part in Games related events including the Opening, Closing, and Donor Remembrance ceremonies.
- Living donors applying for The Games scholarship must have donated at one of the Transplant Centers in Maryland (Johns Hopkins Hospital or University of Maryland Medical Center).
- Must participate in at least one sporting event at the transplant games.
- The donor should be comfortable speaking to the media and must report to media opportunities on a timely basis, should any arise.
- Regularly attend Team Maryland meetings 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 living donor chosen to attend The Games will be notified by November 10, 2017. The living donor will be selected based on a range of criteria including commitment to raising awareness for organ and tissue donation; such as serving as a contributions that support organ, eye, and tissue donation.