Encore.org Purpose Award

Submitted on Sun, 06/23/2013 - 2:57 pm

The Prize awards $100,000 to at least one individual in his or her encore career creating new ways to solve tough social problems. The Purpose Prize® is the nation's only large-scale investment in people over 60 who combine passion and experience for social good. “A kind of MacArthur ‘genius award’ for retirees.” -- NPR