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Federally Funded Elder Abuse Research

Multiple federal departments and agencies invest in elder abuse research.  Below are federal agency databases to locate elder abuse awards, open elder abuse solicitations, and elder abuse government reports.

Federal Elder Abuse Research Databases

National Institute of Justice (NIJ)

Elder Abuse/Financial Exploitation Awards (filter used)

Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Awards

National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Current Research Information System (CRIS)

National Institute on Aging (NIA) NIH Reporter

National Science Foundation (NSF)

For award data across all federal agencies, visit (go to Award Search and then Keyword Search)

Elder Abuse Government Reports

Original Research

Research Syntheses and Workshops

Visit the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to search for reports on elder abuse and financial exploitation.

Updated October 23, 2023