Educator of the Year

The OAGE Educator Award recognizes individuals in Ohio’s educational institutions at any level and/or from Ohio’s aging network that have either:

  • Used educational programs to improve services to older adults in Ohio or
  • Advanced gerontological education and training for students and practitioners

Eligibility for Award

  • Nominee must have a two-year minimum continuous Ohio education-related appointment and Ohio residence.

Nomination Process

1. Nominations are to be made only by an OAGE member.
2. Nominations include:

  • Nominee vita which highlights Ohio educational relationships
  • Nomination letter explaining reasons nominee has used educational programs to improve services to older adults in Ohio or advanced gerontological education and training for students and/or practitioners.

3. Nominations are kept confidential with OAGE Awards Chair communicating with the nominator.
4. Awardee is expected to attend the annual conference to receive the award.
5. Awardee is expected to present at the following year’s annual conference.

OAGE Awards Chair: Chih-ling Liou
Email: cliou@kent.edu
Phone: 330-244-3551

See Past Winners