Celebrating those in the rehabilitation community whose dedication and compassion inspire those around them to reach new heights and achieve their dreams.
For thirteen years MRA Eastern Chapter has hosted an awards banquet to celebrate and honor a more inclusive and diverse community!
When: Friday, April 29, 2022. Doors open at 6:00pm. Dinner starts at 7pm
Where: Orlando’s, 2050 Dorsett Village Shopping Center
$40.00 per person (includes buffet dinner and open bar)
Register for the 022 MRA Eastern Chapter Awards Banquet here.
View all our past award winners on our website.
Complete your nominations by 5pm March 18, 2022 by using this link and nomination form.
Award categories include:
The Consumer of the Year Award: Given to an individual
with a disability who has successfully overcome their
limitations to improve their independence.
The Community Service Award: Recognizes an individual
or group outside of the rehabilitation community who has
made a significant contribution towards meeting the needs
of the community.
The Employer of the Year Award: Recognizes an employer
in the community who has made a significant difference in
advancing the employment opportunities of individuals with
The Megan Piontek Memorial Award: Recognizes a graduate
student in the field of Rehabilitation who has demonstrated
exemplary initiative and service in the field.
The Support Staff Award: This award is for someone in your organization
who has shown exemplary service by supporting staff and/or candidates to
reach their employment goals. Examples of nominees would be support staff,
administrative staff, job coaches, and retention specialists.
The President Award: Recognizes an individual who goes
above and beyond in service to individuals with disabilities,
ensuring excellent service in achieving individual goals, to be
given at the President’s discretion.