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Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age 40 or older, and the work should be taking place at the time of the application.
AARP strongly considers applicants working in the following issue areas:
The individual Winners and Fellows receive:
Fellows will receive a cash prize and will be invited to:
GrantWatch ID#: 180642
Five winners will be chosen; and up to 10 fellows will be designated.
One of the 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) non-profit organizations that each of the five winners have founded will receive $50,000.
One of the 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) non-profit organizations, founded by the fellows will receive $5,000 each.
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USA Territories: American Samoa (USA) Guam (USA) Puerto Rico (USA) Virgin Islands (USA) Northern Mariana Islands (USA)
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