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ADEA Scholarships, Awards and Fellowships

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ADEA award recipients at the 2024 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition.

ADEA recognizes achievement and distinction among its members through an awards program. In conjunction with ADEA's corporate partners, ADEA offers student scholarships, awards for educators and funding opportunities for various fellowships: 





Each year, in the summer, ADEA opens award nominations. Self-nominations from individual members are accepted for many of these awards, which range from a $1,000 student scholarship to a $25,000 scholarship supporting leadership development.

The 2024 application cycle will open on July 15 and the deadline for applications is Sept. 12, 2024. Please note that applications for awards are not accepted after the deadline.

The award recipients will be announced during the 2025 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition, March 8–11, 2025.


2024 ADEA Scholarships, Awards and Fellowships


ADEA recognizes achievement and distinction among its members through its annual Scholarships, Awards and Fellowships program. Funds awarded support leadership development, fellowships, teaching excellence and pursuit of academic careers by students.