Awards

 

 

NAIRD Award Nomination,
National Association of Indepent Record Distributors
1988
for album Walt Michael & Co. - Step Stone on Flying Fish Records

 

Human Relations Award
Presented to Common Ground on the Hill by the Human Relations Commission of Carroll County
in acknowledgement of your commitment and achievements in fostering
and promoting human relations in Carroll County
March 18th, 1996

The Shirley Chace Phillips Award
Presented to Walt Michael for his work as Artistic Director of Common Ground on the Hill
Presented by the League of Women Voters of Carroll County
May 1999

The President's Medal
Presented to Walter Marion Michael
in grateful recognition of service on the behalf of the Mission of Capitol College
November 6, 2003

Human Relations Award
Presented to Walter Michael by the Human Relations Commission of Carroll County
in acknowledgement of your commitment and achievements
in fostering and promoting human relations in Carroll County
March 22, 2004

click here to read Troubadour for Justice award speech given by Dr. Ira G. Zepp, Jr.


Trustee Alumni Award of McDaniel College
Walter M. Michael II
May 2, 2004

Encomium in Honor of Walter M. Michael II
On the Occasion of the 10th Anniversary of its Summer Gathering
For the vision to see, the courage to create and the strength to sustain a working effort demonstrating that manifold artistic traditions are a common thread unifying all of humanity. Presented with thanks for building "Common Ground" for all of us.
By the Common Ground Community, July 2004

$500K Club
Walter Michael
Presented by the McDaniel College Office of Academic & Government Grants
2009

 

Carroll County Tourism Award
Walt Michael - Common Ground on the Hill
Presented by the Carroll County Department of Economic Development
November, 2011