The Canadian Association on Gerontology awards and bursaries provide opportunities to recognize those individuals who have made significant contributions to the field of gerontology and to the CAG itself as well as to support and encourage students who will play a significant role in the future of this field.
The Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG) is a national, multidisciplinary scientific and educational association established to provide leadership in matters related to the aging population.
A registered Canadian charity, the CAG was founded on October 15, 1971 and is a member of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics.
To be the Canadian authority on individual and population aging.
To improve the lives of older Canadians through the creation and dissemination of knowledge in gerontological policy, practice, research and education.