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Advocates in Disability Award Program Accepting Applications
March 23, 2016
Source: HSC Foundation - 2016 Advocates in Disability Award (ADA) Application
The Advocates in Disability Award (ADA) Program awards and encourages a young adult with a disability between the ages of 14 and 26 who is dedicated to positively affecting the lives of individuals with disabilities and their families. The program also supports an innovative project developed by the recipient to serve and empower individuals with disabilities. The award program is a joint program of The HSC Foundation and the Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation. The selected recipient is awarded $3,000 in recognition of his or her disability advocacy and will receive up to an additional $7,000 in funding for a project to benefit the disability community. Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States at the time of application submission and recipient selection.
Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, April 13, 2016.
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