Unsung Heroes Past Winners

Congratulations to all of our Voya Unsung Heroes winners. Each year, 50 finalists receive $2,000 while three of them are selected as Top Winners to receive additional grants of $25,000, $10,000, and $5,000. You can find winners for your state or for a specific year using the controls below.
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Aaron Oetting

Crystal Lake, IL
Faith Lutheran High School

Adam Burns and Melissa Velk

Troy, MI
Troy Athens High School

Alethea Setser

Mt. Pleasant, SC
Laurel Hill Primary School

Alexis Nelson

Doyline, LA
Doyline High School

Alexizendria Link and Linda Parham

Worcester, MA
North High School

Amy Gordon and Bob Greene

Midway, KY
Northside Elementary School

Anthony Verbsky

Highlands Ranch, CO
Highlands Ranch High School

Brenda Flynn

Rochester, MN
Jefferson Elementary School

Caitlyn Arendt

Vermilion, OH
Vermilion High School

Carol Tanzman, Steven Cugley and Alicia Stanco

Los Angeles, CA
Eagle Rock Elementary School

Charles Brown

Pageland, SC
Central High School