Opportunities across the RCCN

The RCCN will provide the latest grant deadlines and events and meetings relevant to aging research across the disciplines. Please email contact@rccn-aging.org if you'd like the RCCN to share an grant deadline or event here.

Grant Deadlines

2019–2020 Oklahoma Nathan Shock Center Pilot Project Awards

Deadline: June 1, 2019

To support the research of junior investigators developing R01 applications and senior investigators developing new applications to the NIH in the Biology of Aging.

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Diagnostics Accelerator: Digital Biomarkers

Deadline: June 7, 2019

The Diagnostics Accelerator is a partnership of funders dedicated to accelerating the development of affordable and accessible biomarkers for Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal degeneration, and other…

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The Doris Duke Physician Scientist Fellowship

Deadline: June 7, 2019

For physician scientists at the subspecialty fellowship level who are seeking to conduct additional years of research beyond their subspecialty requirement.

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One-Year “P-2-R” (Pilot-to-R Award) Projects to Address the Impact of Multiple Chronic Conditions (MCCs) in Older Adults

Deadline: June 15, 2019

The HCSRN-OAICs AGING Initiative seeks pilot project proposals designed to facilitate collaborations between Health Care Systems Research Network (HCSRN) and Older Americans Independence Centers (OAICs)…

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Improving Care for People with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias Using Technology (iCare-AD/ADRD) Challenge

Deadline: June 30, 2019

The goal of this challenge is to improve the quality of care for persons living with Alzheimer’s Disease and related dementias (AD/ADRD).

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Geroscience Approaches to Alzheimer's Disease - RFA-AG-20-013 (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and RFA-AG-20-014 (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Deadline: July 2, 2019

Invites applications proposing research on the specific role of aging biology in the development, etiology and treatment of Alzheimer's disease.

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Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists

Deadline: July 15, 2019

The Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists is a global prize, established in 2013, aimed at rewarding scientists at an early stage of their careers.

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Call for Proposals: Emerald Studies In The Humanities, Aging And Later Life

Deadline: December 31, 2019

Seeking proposals for a newly launched series from Emerald Publishing on later life from perspectives of the humanities as well as other interpretive, non- empirical…

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Events & Meetings

International Perspectives on Geroscience Meeting: China

May 24 - 25, 2019 | Shenzheng

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International Perspectives on Geroscience Meeting: West Coast of the US

May 29 - 30, 2019 | San Francisco, CA

In conjunction with the American Aging Association 48th Annual Meeting.

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American Aging Association 48th Annual Meeting: Translating Aging Research

May 30, 2019 - June 2, 2019 | Burlingame, CA

Held in conjunction with the 2019 International Geroscience Symposium pre-meeting May 29 - 30, 2019.

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Neurodegenerative Diseases: New Insights and Therapeutic Opportunities (Z2)

June 15 - 19, 2019 | Keystone, CO

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Summer Training Course in Experimental Aging Research

June 22 - 27, 2019 | Oklahoma City, OK

Hosted by the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation and the Reynolds Oklahoma Center on Aging. Application Deadline: April 1, 2019

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Chronic Low Back Pain in Older Adults: Evolution of a Research Agenda

June 24, 2019 | Webinar

A webinar from the Translational Research Institute on Pain in Later Life (TRIPLL) of Weill Cornell Medicine (an NIA Funded Roybal Center) in conjunction with the Pain Research and Intervention Center of Excellence (PRICE) of the University of Florida. 1-2pm ET.

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Global Silver Economy Forum

July 9 - 10, 2019 | Helsinki, Finland

The Global Coalition on Aging (GCOA) – the global business voice on aging – is partnering with the Finnish Government and Esko Aho, former Prime Minister of Finland on 9-10 July 2019 in Helsinki, Finland for the inaugural global Silver Economy Forum on the opportunities of growing silver markets to achieve healthy and active aging.

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Biology of Aging Gordon Research Conference

July 13 - 18, 2019 | Newry, ME

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Butler-Williams Scholars Program 2019

July 29, 2019 - August 2, 2019 | Bethesda, MD

Applications Due by March 22, 2019.

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International Perspectives on Geroscience Meeting: Australia

August 26 - 28, 2019 | Sydney, Australia

Abstract submission closes on June 30, 2019.

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International Perspectives on Geroscience Meeting: Israel

September 4 - 5, 2019 | Israel

*dates subject to change

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International Perspectives on Geroscience Meeting: Europe

September 13 - 14, 2019 | Madrid, Spain

1st Euro-Geroscience Conference: Aging as a Major Risk Factor of Disease

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International Perspectives on Geroscience Meeting: Singapore

September 24 - 26, 2019 | National University of Singapore

11th Physiology Symposium and 2019 International Perspectives on Geroscience Meeting.

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2019 Barshop Symposium on Aging: "Resilience in Aging and Age-Related Disease"

October 10 - 13, 2019 | The Mayan Ranch, Bandera, TX

Conference Organizers: Adam Salmon, PhD and Sara E. Espinoza, MD, MSc.

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Health & Wellbeing in the Silver World: From Bench to Policy

October 23 - 26, 2019 | Taipei, Taiwan

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10th Annual Alliance for Healthy Aging Conference

October 24 - 26, 2019 | Hexham, UK

A partnership of the Mayo Clinic Robert and Arlene Kogod Center on Aging, The University Medical Center Groningen, and Newcastle University Institute for Ageing.

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International Perspectives on Geroscience Meeting: Chile

November 18 - 21, 2019 | Puerto Varas

*dates subject to change

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2020 Plasminogen Activation and Extracellular Proteolysis Conference

February 9 - 14, 2020 | Ventura, CA

Organized by Gordon Research Conferences. The Plasminogen System and Extracellular Proteolysis: Biology and Biomedical Practice.

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2020 Autophagy in Stress, Development and Disease Conferences

March 8 - 13, 2020 | Ventura, CA

Organized by Gordon Research Conferences. Functions of Autophagy Proteins in Lysosome-Dependent and -Independent Mechanisms.

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2020 Systems Aging Conference

May 31, 2020 - June 5, 2020 | West Dover, VT

Organized by Gordon Research Conferences.

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