Individual Application

Our Purpose: To enrich the quality of life for persons living
with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias and their care partners—
celebrating and inspiring innovative practices of care and sharing these
practices with the wider dementia care community.

The Awards: Up to five annual awards of $5,000 to individuals who have created meaningful opportunities in one of four categories of care to improve the quality of life for persons living with dementia and care partners.  For full details, visit the Awards page and read the Awards FAQ.

Who May Apply: Individuals (including but not limited to health care professionals and care partners) located in the United States, who have created meaningful opportunities to improve the quality of life for persons living with dementia. The term care partner refers to family members, friends, domestic partners, and neighbors who may be paid or unpaid.

Applications close on May 16th, 2022. If you would like to apply at a later date, click here to subscribe to our email newsletter to receive a reminder before applications close.

Note: The ‘character count’ in the application below includes letters, punctuation and spaces. If you a drafting your text outside of the application, there are a number of free character count tools you can use to assess your text length. Click here to visit a free character count website (this is a separate website that is not affiliated with Maude’s Awards).

The applications cannot be saved mid-process. If you would like more time to develop your application, we suggest drafting your application responses in a word processor (like Word or Pages) and then copy-pasting your replies into the form below when you are ready to submit.


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