Work with us

As part of our commitment to identifying solutions that amplify AARP’s impact in HealthTech and FinTech, we collaborate with startups to spark innovation that spans generations and empowers people to choose how they live as they age.

What AARP Innovation Labs offers​

Feedback from AARP's Innovation Labs staff around the start-up’s progress.

Access to consumers who will provide qualitative feedback around the value of the startup's product and ageless design to the 50+.

Possible invitations to attend and present to potential investors and business customers at an annual demo day at the Hatchery.

Many startups are invited to be a part of our portfolio, where a deeper relationship with AARP may result.

Access to AARP’s top innovation talent for help in strengthening key elements of their solution features, benefits, and business models as it relates to an ageless design and the 50+ population.

Access to top tier consumer testing resources, including the world’s largest platform for professional learning, comprising of more than 600,000 thought leaders and practitioners on demand.​

Potential invitation to prominent networking opportunities, where AARP Innovation Labs has a presence and where the start-up may be introduced to other entities that may have an interest in their products, including potential investments.

Potential investment opportunities from AARP.

How to work with us​

AARP Innovation Labs can only work with startups who enter through one of these channels:
Pitch Events,  Challenges, and Associated Accelerators. 

Upcoming Pitch and Challenge Events

Consider applying to one of the Pitch Competitions or Challenges we sponsor. Regardless of whether you win, you may have an opportunity to work with AARP Innovation Labs.

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