The American Nurses Association (ANA) provides the following annoucement received from the National Center on Caregiving at Family Caregiver Alliance:
National Center on Caregiving at Family Caregiver Alliance invites Government agencies, nonprofit organizations and universities to apply for the third annual Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer's Disease Caregiving Legacy Awards.
Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time Tuesday, August 24, 2010.
To access the online application, go to: http://caregiver.org/caregiver/jsp/content_node.jsp?nodeid=2188
Three awards of $20,000 each will be given to organizations to recognize unique programs that address the needs of Alzheimer's caregivers. One award will be granted in each of three categories:
- Policy and Advocacy
- Creative Expression
- Diverse/Multicultural Communities
The National Center on Caregiving at Family Caregiver Alliance oversees this national awards program through a grant from The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation. Award recipients will be announced in November.