Gold Standard Award for Optimal Aging

 The Gold Standard Award for Optimal Aging celebrates and honors older adults who embody the Institute’s vision for a world where all older adults lead engaged and flourishing lives. This award is an Optimal Aging Month Signature Event and benefits the UofL Institute for Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging and their efforts to create an age-inclusive culture in our community. Sponsorship information is listed below.

This award recognizes older adults who are 85 years or older and who are outstanding models of optimal aging in the following four categories: physical, social, spiritual and creative. Download this year's flyer here.

Nominate Before April 15th!

Nominations for this year's Gold Standard Award for Optimal Aging are open from February 1 - April 15, 2018. Awardees will be recognized at an award ceremony and luncheon during Optimal Aging Month, on September 7, 2018.

2018 Nomination Information 

  • Nominees must be 85 years by Sept. 1, 2018
  • Nominees should be outstanding model for optimal aging in one or more of the following areas: physical, spiritual, social, & creative
  • Strong nominees must exhibit current involvement in above categories
  • Nominations accepted online via website below from February 1- April 15, 2018
Nominate Here!Open from February 1 - April 15

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 to download a PDF version of the nomination form.

Luncheon Registration* & Sponsorships:

Luncheon Information:

Date: Friday, September 7, 2018
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM EST
Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel, 830 Phillips Ln. 
*Reservations required

Nominee & one guest attend for free.

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