Humanitarian Award


[Download "Humanitarian Award 2019-2020: Essay Form, References, Rubric" in either in either DOCX or PDF formats]



Baldwin Middle & High School

Sponsored by: Concerned Parents of Baldwin, Inc.

The Concerned Parents of Baldwin, Inc. (CPOB) grants its annual HUMANITARIAN AWARD to an 8th grade Middle School student and an 11th grade High School student who exemplifies the ideas of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The nominee should promote brotherhood and peace among fellow students and portray the ideals of justice and responsibility through their actions. Our theme this year is  ”We Are the Children of the Dream.”


  1. Go to our website:

  2. Download the application forms: the ESSAY FORM, Rubric, and Reference Form.

  3. Print 3 copies of the Reference form and ask 3 persons to use the forms to write their recommendations.

  4. Before your write your essay refer to the RUBRIC, which will be used by the committee to score your submission.

  5. Once the three REFERENCE FORMS are returned to you, attach the ESSAY Form to your RESUME and submit to your Guidance Counselor. The completed package must include the application essay, resume and three references (one from a teacher, one from an extracurricular advisor, and one from a community person not affiliated with your school. Your references should provide a candid estimate of your personal qualities to help the committee make its final decision.

  6. The Humanitarian Award package is due by December 20, 2019. No applications will be accepted after this date.

Student Name: ______________________________________________________

Address:    _______________________________________________________

Phone:    _____________________________________________________________

Grade:    ____________     Guidance Counselor: _____________________________

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream was for there to be equal opportunities for education, jobs and justice for all. How have you as a Baldwin student benefited from the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.? Your typed essay should be no longer than 500 words. Font size should be 12 point.

The Humanitarian Award application is due ASAP! Please turn it in by December 20, 2019, at the latest!

Concerned Parents of Baldwin,
Dec 11, 2019, 9:26 AM
Concerned Parents of Baldwin,
Dec 11, 2019, 9:26 AM