Deadline: 1 April 2019

Nominate outstanding organizations and individuals for the 2019 Global Ageing Award for Excellence! The Global Ageing Network gives 2 awards for excellence:

Excellence in Ageing Services Award

Criteria for this award:

  • Originality and creativity of the staff, technique, or delivery model.
  • Proven benefits to the residents, clients, or organization.
  • Potential for replication in other organizations or communities.
  • Explanation for problem or challenge that is being addressed.
  • Program in place for more than a year.

Eligibility: Global Ageing Network members are eligible for this award.

Learn more about the Excellence in Ageing Services Award.

Excellence in Applied Research Award

Criteria for this award:

  • Research focused on understanding and/or solving challenges and needs in provider settings or that can influence services and supports.
  • Demonstrated commitment to “giving back” to the field by sharing research findings with peers.
  • Research that can be or has been translated into practice (and examples of how and where translation has occurred).

Eligibility: Global Ageing Network members or non-member individuals are eligible for this award.

Learn more about the Excellence in Applied Research Award.

The Global Ageing Awards Committee will review the candidates and make their recommendation to the Global Ageing Network Board of Directors. Award recipients will be notified in April 2019 and the winning award[s] will be presented at Global Ageing Network/OLTCA International Global Ageing Conference in Toronto, Canada, 17-19 September 2019.