LIFE Gerontology Research Grant 2020-2021 Program and Schedule

This year the Learning Institute for Elders has budgeted $12,000.00 for this applied research program.   The submission period runs from October 18, 2020 until February 8, 2021.  The complete schedule is below:

October 18, 2020:  Submission period for Richard Tucker Applied Research Grants commences.

February 2021:    Deadline date for all Richard Tucker Applied Research Grant submissions.

February 14, 2021:    Finalists notified

February 17 & 18, 2021:  Finalist Zoom web interviews

March 6, 2021:          Grant Recipients Announced

March 13, 2021:         Grant Funding Available

Complete the below form to submit your application to the LIFE Gerontology Committee.  This is the only method to submit your research project to us.  If you encounter problems call or email Ray Jones.  (407-971-0143 or

LIFE at UCF Gerontology Research Award Submission Form 2020-2021

Mandatory Submission form for UCF faculty and students to submit their application to the LIFE gerontology Committee chairperson. Deadline for submissions is February 12, 2021
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