SGS Awards

GRITS - Gerontologists Rooted In The South


Seeks to recognize individuals who have made important contributions to the Southern Gerontological Society (SGS) and to the field of gerontology through research, teaching, administration, advocacy, or applied practice.

Seeks to maintain and stimulate interest in the history of SGS, perpetuate the legacy of past and present members, their achievements in the field of gerontology and their contributions to enhancing the lives of elders in the SGS region.

Seeks to honor past and present members who serve as role models for future generations interested in the advancement of knowledge and practice in the field of aging.

If the above criteria has been met and you have all necessary information and supporting documentation you can submit your nomination for this award by filling out the form below.

Nominations For This Award Will Open October 1, 2017
The Nomination Form will be available immediately below this message box.

The GRITS Hall of Fame