Foundation / Corporation
National Academy of Medicine (NAM)
04/25/21 11:59 PM ET
Awards of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, research institutions, teams, and individuals for innovative ideas that improve the experience and health of aging populations. Topic areas may include mental and physical health, housing, policy, and urban planning. Ideas may focus on any stage of life, as long as they ultimately promote health as people age.
Catalyst Awards will reward bold, new, potentially transformative ideas to improve the physical, mental, or social well-being and health of people as they age, in a measurable and equitable way. The NAM seeks innovative approaches that aim to extend the human healthspan, especially approaches that challenge existing paradigms or propose new methodologies or concepts. High-risk ideas that could potentially yield high rewards and, in turn, dramatically change the field of healthy longevity are encouraged.
Applications may also originate from any field or combination of fields (e.g., biology, chemistry, medicine, engineering, behavioral and social sciences, technology, data science, and policy). Examples of topic areas include but are not limited to:
GrantWatch ID#: 187988
Each Catalyst Award includes a $50,000 cash prize as well as travel costs to attend an annual Innovator Summit.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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