Awards for Excellence

Ethel Hausman Volunteer of the Year Award – A volunteer who has made an outstanding contribution to a United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) affiliate and to the quality of life of people with disabilities.

Life Without Limits Award – An individual with disabilities who has demonstrated leadership and achievement of such caliber as to be a significant role model to individuals with and without disabilities.

Nina Eaton Program AwardA program or service of a UCP affiliate that has made an extraordinary contribution to the quality of life of people with disabilities, enabling individuals served to become more independent, productive, or integrated into the family or community.

Outstanding Youth Award – A youth who has significantly enhanced the lives of people with disabilities through care giving, volunteerism, advocacy, innovation or fundraising.

Victory 100 Awards – United Cerebral Palsy believes in the strength of its volunteer network and values volunteers as the working core of the UCP family. The organization was founded through the efforts of volunteers, and we continue to build on that strength. The UCP Victory 100 Awards recognize the dedicated volunteers who have given 100 or more hours of support to UCP through our affiliates across the country. They will be recognized at the Awards Luncheon at the Annual Conference in May.



Submissions can be made electronically or via postal mail until March 18, 2015

Either email the entire application as 1 document to


Make 5 copies of your nomination packet and mail them to:
United Cerebral Palsy
Attn: Awards for Excellence/Sarah Kyger
1825 K Street, NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20006