American Stroke Association
Stroke Hero Awards
Honoring individuals and groups in the stroke community who have shown resilience and outstanding progress.
Come back April 18 as we begin to announce our 2022 Stroke Hero Awards winners.
The Stroke Hero Awards are awarded in six categories to those who educate, inspire and raise awareness about stroke locally or nationally.
Learn more about our previous Stroke Hero Award recipients
Stroke is the No. 5 killer and a leading cause of disability in the U.S.
Nominations were accepted in the first five categories below, while public vote determined the Voters’ Choice Hero. All winners will be announced the week of April 24.
|Oct. 25 – Dec. 6, 2022||Nominations accepted|
|Dec. 2022 – Jan. 2023||Nominations judged|
|Early Feb. 2023||Voters’ Choice Hero candidates determined|
|March 8 – 22, 2023||Voters’ Choice Hero voting|
|April 24 – 29, 2023||Winners announced|
FAQ, Rules, Judging Criteria and More
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