A family-based organization for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

Awards

Awards

Each year, The Arc New York presents awards to one volunteer, four direct support professionals, and one self-advocate.

The deadline for the 2018 award nominations is Friday, May 18, 2018.

For general information, email Scholarships@TheArcNY.org. 

Click on the award name below to access the fillable nomination form.

VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR AWARD

This award honors a volunteer member who has shown continued dedication, exemplary service, and advocacy on behalf of individuals who have intellectual or other developmental disabilities.

THOMAS A. MAUL DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award recognizes individuals who consistently demonstrate excellence, creativity and commitment in providing supports to people who have intellectual and other disabilties.

SELF-ADVOCATE OF THE YEAR AWARD

This award celebrates the achievements and contributions made by The Arc New York's self-advocates. Nominees and recipients are people who not only use services of The Arc New York, but also help to shape those services in a manner that benefits others.