Stroke Hero Awards
Honoring individuals and groups in the stroke community who have shown resilience and outstanding progress
Now accepting nominations for the 2024 Stroke Hero Awards through 8 p.m. Central on Monday, Dec. 4!
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.
The community submits nominations for five award categories, and public voting determines the Voters’ Choice Hero winner. Now accepting nominations for the 2024 Stroke Hero Awards through 8 p.m. Central on Monday, Dec. 4!
Honors an individual who promotes the goal of health equity in their work with those at risk for stroke, stroke survivors and stroke caregivers, to ensure that everyone has the opportunity to be as healthy as possible.
Honors an individual who has cared for a stroke survivor and used their experience to educate, inspire and bring awareness about stroke. This award is for a personal caregiver, not a provider acting in a professional capacity.
Voters’ Choice Hero
Honors an individual or group making an outstanding effort to educate, inspire and bring awareness about stroke on a local or national level. Judges select candidates from the nominations in the other five categories, and public voting determines the winner.
|Oct. 3 – Dec. 4, 2023||Nominations accepted|
|Dec. 2023 – Jan. 2024||Nominations judged|
|Early Feb. 2024||Voters’ Choice Hero candidates determined|
|March 6 – 20, 2024||Voters’ Choice Hero voting|
|May 1, 2024||Winners announced|
Support That Empowers
Recovery becomes so much more manageable when you have the right kind of emotional support. Our online community of patients, survivors and caregivers is here to keep you going no matter the obstacles. We’ve been there, and we won’t let you go it alone.