Daniel M. Carney Chairman Awards

Applications for the 2023 Chairman Awards are closed. They will reopen in May 2024.

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Financial awards for medical equipment and assistive technology

The Chairman Awards provide financial aid of up to $1,000 for Kansans with disabilities in need of medical equipment and assistive technology.

Any type of equipment is eligible! Examples include (but are not limited to): communication devices, wheelchair modifications, home and vehicle ramps, adaptive strollers, home modifications, magnifiers, prosthetics, orthopedic shoes, gait trainers, walkers, lift chairs, and much more.

Award requirements:

  • Must be a Kansas resident with a disability,
  • Must have already partially secured funding for the item, and
  • The remaining amount needed to purchase the item must not exceed $1,000.
    • If an item costs $2,000, the applicant must have already secured $1,000 or more in order to be considered.
      (If the item costs $1,000 or less, no additional funding is required.)

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This award is an endowed gift established in honor of Daniel M. Carney’s 50-year service to CPRF as Chairman of the Board.