Award Applications

Courage deserves recognition!! A favorite quote wisely says “Courage does not always roar – sometimes it is the quiet voice at the end of the day that says I will try again tomorrow !”
– The author is unknown.

Julie Inman Courage Award
Application for Graduating Seniors

This award, to be used to further educational or vocational goals, is given to a student who shows courage by going forward in the face of adversity. It is given to someone who has faced life-changing obstacles.

It recognizes courage and determination over physical and/or learning disabilities, illness of self or family member, the death of a loved one and unusually difficult circumstances at home or life-changing obstacle.

Please write an essay of 1000 words or less, describing your courageous situation being specific and giving details pertaining to your own story.

Answer all questions and apply to SupportAbility by April 1st.

 Additional Annual Awards Include:

In addition to the Julie Inman Courage Award, there are also additional Memorial Awards you may be eligible for based on your essay.  Please include your specific disability, if you’re a cancer survivor,  interested in the medical field, the legal profession or theatre arts.

Ask your Senior Guidance Counselor if they handle SupportAbility applications or if you should mail directly to us. Then, please either give your completed application to your High School Senior Guidance Counselor or mail to:

P.O. Box 4885
Irvine, CA  92616

SupportAbility does not give rewards based on or discriminate against race, creed, color, religion, gender or handicap.