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Grant Highlights

Learn about how recent RRF grants have helped to improve the lives of older adults by reading one or more of our Grant Highlights Newsletters.

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Free Online Course Addresses Dynamics Of Elder Abuse

The Retirement Research Foundation helped support the Elders and the Courts Project conducted by the National Center for State Courts that resulted in the creation of this course. The course presents the latest research on aging issues, including physical, cognitive and emotional changes that increase an older person’s vulnerability to abuse.

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Grant Deadlines

Applications for Responsive Grants and Standard OCB Grants are considered three times per year. Deadlines are February 1, May 1, and August 1, and decisions are usually made four months after each deadline.

OCB Flexible Fund Grant applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year, and decisions are generally made within four to six weeks.  The deadline for Accessible Faith Grant applications is June 1 and decisions are usually made within six months.