2016 Nursing Research Grants

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Academy of Neonatal Nursing (ANN) and the Foundation for Neonatal Research and Education (FNRE) - $5,000 – Beginner or Experienced
Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the Academy of Neonatal Nursing.  If there are no member applications, or no high-quality proposals from members, non-member applicants will be considered, with the selected grantee required to become a member of ANN in order to receive funding. The focus of this grant is restricted to neonatal nursing.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Clinical Research Grants - $5,000 Beginner; $10,000 Experienced – Beginner or Experienced
Clinical research grants will be awarded to studies of systematic data-guided activities designed to bring about improvement in healthcare delivery.  The Foundation will award two (2) $5,000 grants and two (2) $10,000 grants with a minimum of one of each to be awarded to a clinical researcher at a Magnet facility.

ANA Presidential Scholar - American Nurses Association (ANA)$5,000 – Beginner Only - Preference is health disparities.

Anne Zimmerman, RN, FAAN: $6,000 - Beginner or Experienced
Related to nursing practice or social policy issues that will advance the profession.

Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC)$5,000 – Beginner or Experienced
Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC). If there are no member applications, or no high-quality proposals from association members, non-member applicants will be considered, with the selected grantee required to become a member of ANAC in order to receive funding. The focus of this grant is restricted to nurses working in HIV and HIV-related prevention care, treatment and/or research.

Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) - $5,000 - Beginner or Experienced
Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses. If there are no member applications, or no high-quality proposals from association members, non-member applicants will be considered, with the selected grantee required to become a member of AORN in order to receive funding. The focus of this grant is restricted to perioperative nurses. Proof of AORN membership must be included with the American Nurses Foundation application.

Chow/Togaski/Breitenbach$5,000 – Beginner or Experienced – No Restrictions

Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science (CANS) and the American Nurses Foundation – $5,000 – Beginner Only
The focus of this grant is restricted to post-doctoral fellows or new investigators who have completed the doctorate within the past 4 years, and is a current member in CANS. Presentation by the researcher is expected at a CANS conference within two years of completion.

Dorothy A. Cornelius – $5000 – Beginner or Experienced – No restrictions

Eastern Nursing Research Society  and the American Nurses Foundation - $5,000 Beginner and Experienced
ENRS’ preference is to award one $5,000 grant to a beginning researcher and one $5,000 grant to an experienced nurse researcher. Recipients must be an ENRS member.

Hildegard E. Peplau, EdD, RN, FAAN - $6,000 - Beginner or Experienced
Psychiatric/ mental health nursing with an interpersonal relations focus.

Infusion Nurses Society (INS) $5,000 – Beginner or Experienced
Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the Infusion Nurses Society. If there are no member applications, non-member applicants will be considered, with the selected grantee encouraged to become a member of INS. The proposed research should be related to the science and practice of infusion therapy and/or infusion.

International Association of Forensic Nurses - $10,000 - Beginner or Experienced
Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the International Association of Forensic Nurses.  If there are no member applications, or no high-quality proposals from association members, non-member applicants will be considered, with the selected grantee required to become a member of IAFN in order to receive funding. The focus of this grant is restricted to research focused on forensic nursing science.

Jean E. Johnson, PhD, RN, FAAN - $5,000 - Beginner or Experienced
Research focused on the reduction of the negative impact of physical illnesses, especially cancer.

Eleanor Lambertson, EdD, RN, FAAN - $5,000 – Beginner or Experienced – No restrictions.

Margretta Madden Styles Credentialing Research$25,000 - Beginner or Experienced
This award is named for a past president of the American Nurses Credentialing Center, the American Nurses Association, and the International Council of Nurses. Dr. Styles was the architect of the first comprehensive study of nursing credentialing and a lifelong advocate of its value to the public and the profession. The grant funds research on the impact of credentialing programs in nursing for patients, nurses, and healthcare organizations. Credentialing programs of interest include certification, accreditation, and recognition programs such as the Magnet Recognition Program®; and the Pathway to Excellence Program®.

Mary Elizabeth Carnegie, DPA, MA, RN, FAAN - $17,500 - Beginner or Experienced
This $17,500 award is given in honor of Mary Elizabeth Carnegie whose leadership in nursing and pioneering mentorship of nurse researchers and Ethnic Minority Nurse Fellows epitomizes the vision of the American Nurses Foundation research grants program. The focus of the grant is restricted to research on African American nurses.

Maura C. Ryan, PhD, GNP Gerontological Nursing Research Scholarship - $5,000 – Beginner or Experienced
Preference will be given to applicants who are doctoral students (PhD strongly preferred) doing clinical research in gerontology. If there are no high-quality proposals from doctoral students, other applicants whose work focuses on gerontology may be considered.

Midwest Nursing Research Society and the American Nurses Foundation - $5,000 – Beginner or Experienced
Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the Midwest Nursing Research Society (MNRS). If there are no member applications, or no high-quality proposals from society members, non-member applicants will be considered, with the selected grantee required to become a member of MNRS in order to receive funding.

National Association of School Nurses (NASN) $5,000 - Beginner or Experienced 
Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the National Association of School Nurses. If there are no member applications, or no high-quality proposals from members, non-member applicants will be considered, with the selected grantee required to become a member of NASN in order to receive funding.  Awardee must be a qualified professional school nurse engaged in an area of school nurse practice, education or research. NASN encourages research that is pertinent to school nursing or student health and well-being. The research study may be focused on school nurse impact on health disparities, students with chronic health conditions, student safety, innovative models of school nursing practice, cost-benefit analysis of school nursing, or impact of school nurse activities related to social determinants of health on student health and education outcomes.

Nurses Charitable Trust of Greater Miami - $5,000 – Beginner or Experienced
The preference for this grant is Nursing Research using Complimentary or Alternative Therapies. The Nurses Charitable Trustees are: Patricia R. Messmer, PhD, RN-BC, FAAN, Chair, Sande Gracia Jones, PhD, ARNP, CS, ACRN, FAAN, Vice Chair, Charlotte Dison, RN, MSN, Treasurer, Barbara S. Russell, RN, BHSA, MPH, CIC, Secretary, JoAnn Gottlieb, PhD, ANP-BC, CHPN, Trustee, Sandra Walsh, PhD, RN, FAAN, Trustee, Jill Tahmooressi, MBA, BSN, RN-BC, NCSN, Trustee, Ann Marie Clyatt, RN, BSN, Trustee Emeritus .

Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA) - $5,000 – Beginner or Experienced
Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association. If there are no member applications, or no high-quality proposals from association members, non-member applicants will be considered, with the selected grantee required to become a member of PCNA in order to receive funding. The focus of this grant is restricted to prevention of cardiovascular disease. Presentation of results is expected at the annual meeting of the PCNA within two years of completion.

Sayre Memorial Scholar - $5,000 – Beginner or Experienced 
Applications which have patient care and leadership/management interactions will be given special consideration.

Society of Pediatric Nurses (SPN) - $5,000 – Beginner Only 
The Society of Pediatric Nurses requires the applicant be a member of the Society of Pediatric Nurses. Proof of SPN membership must be included with the American Nurses Foundation application and must fund pediatric research. Preference will be given to Beginner researchers.

Southern Nursing Research Society (SNRS) - and the American Nurses Foundation $5,000– Beginner or Experienced
Applicants must be members of the Southern Nursing Research Society at the time of application.

Stryker Medical Research Award - $25,000 – Beginner or Experienced
Clinical research grants will be awarded to studies of systematic, data-guided activities designed to bring about improvement in healthcare delivery. The grants are designed to support excellent clinical research at Magnet and non-Magnet hospitals.

Virginia S. Cleland Scholar - $5,000 – Beginner or Experienced
Applicants which have nursing health policy implications will be given special consideration.

Virginia Kelley, CRNA - $10,000 – Beginner Only - Women’s health.

Virginia Stone, PhD, RN, FAAN - $30,000 – Beginner or Experienced – Gerontology.

Western Institute of Nursing (WIN) and the American Nurses Foundation - $5,000 – Beginner or Experienced
Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the Western Institute of Nursing. If there are no member applications, or high-quality proposals from members, non-member applicants will be considered, with the selected grantee required to become a member of WIN in order to receive funding. If non-member applicants are considered, first priority goes to applicants in the Western region.

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