The River & The Rock Award 

MDFF is offering an award of up to $2,500, to be used in pursuit of a dream or goal, by an individual in Indiana who displays resilience, courage and/or perseverance. 

***The 2021 The River & The Rock application window is now open, August 1st- October 15th, 2021.

Read below for more information about the guidelines and eligibility requirements.  Please contact us for additional questions.

Award Criteria:

to be eligible, you must:

  • be diagnosed with a form of muscular dystrophy or neuromuscular disease

  • reside in the state of Indiana, USA

  • have shown resilience, courage and/or perseverance in your life

  • provide our Board of Directors with an intended purpose for the award, in pursuit of a dream or goal

To begin your application, fill out the screening questionnaire on this page. If all eligibility requirements are met, the full application will be emailed to you so please keep an eye on your inbox.


If you are not a resident of Indiana, please do not complete a form. Our organization is currently only able to serve residents of Indiana.