RESEARCH in the senior living industry
An opportunity to recognize important breakthroughs in aging services
Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging created the Innovative Research on Aging Awards to bring attention to excellent applied research that offers important implications for the senior living industry.
Get recognized and rewarded for your important efforts
Researchers and authors who have manuscripts published between March 2017 and March 2018 are invited to apply. The research must be applicable to a relevant area, including:
- supporting the senior living workforce
- technological advancements for older adults
- programs that support health and well-being of senior living residents
- aging in place
Applicants will be evaluated based on:
- quality of research
- actionable research findings and recommendations
- relevance to important problems in the senior living industry
The award winner will receive $1,500; up to four honorable mentions will each receive $500.
2018 Call for Entries now open!
Submit your research for a 2018 Innovative Research on Aging Award–there is no entry fee. The deadline for entries is March 14, 2018.
Fill out our online application.
Get an overview of the latest research that is impacting the lives of older adults
Get an overview of the most relevant research published in the past year—the studies selected as winners of the first-ever Innovative Research on Aging Awards.Download 2017 Report