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Program Timeline

Please refer to following timeline for information about the milestones of the MS Leaders of Hope Awards.

July 19

MS Leaders of Hope is launched! On this website you can:

  • Read about the program.
  • Nominate yourself for an award.
  • Refer the program to a friend.
  • Learn about other ways to inspire others who are experiencing MS.

July 19 -
September 15
Nomination Period. Time to enter your idea and tell your friends.

July 19 -
October 4

Semi-finalist and finalist selection period.

  • Semi-finalists and finalists will be selected from all qualified nominations.
  • 15 semi-finalists per award category will be selected.
  • 3 finalists per award category will be selected.
  • Semi-finalists will be selected by an impartial Academy of Judges comprised of educators, health care professionals, and communications experts.
  • Finalists will be selected by members of the MS Community, which includes: MS advocates, caregivers, and representatives from the National MS Society and MS World.

October 4 -
October 26

Finalists are announced and voting begins!

  • MS Leaders of Hope will announce the finalists – 3 for each category.
  • Voting for the winners will begin on October 4 right here on this website.

November 8

Winners are announced on the MS Leaders of Hope website. Be sure to log on to see who wins!

November 10

Winners are presented with their awards!
The winners, along with their selected guest, will be flown to Denver, Colorado for the award presentation at the National MS Society's National Conference.

We couldn't be more excited to be part of this important new initiative.

- Michael Dugan, CEO & President of the National MS Society

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