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American Nurses Foundation Scholar Awards Program

To provide funding to nurses interested in conducting research.

Number Awarded: 5 each year.

Duration: 1 year.

Deadline: April of each year.

Eligibility: This program is open to RNs who have earned at least a bachelor's degree. Applicants must be beginning researchers who have had no more than 3 research-based publications in refereed journals and have received, as a principal investigator, no more than $5,000 in extramural funding in any 1 research area. Proposed research may be for master's thesis or doctoral dissertation only if the project has been approved by the principal investigator's thesis or dissertation committee. This program includes 1 grant restricted to a minority nurse researcher to conduct research on a topic related to a minority issue and 1 grant restricted to research that addresses a core issue of the sponsoring organization. The other grants are unrestricted but are limited to beginning researchers.

Additional Information: The application fee is $50.

Contact Information:
American Nurses Foundation
600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Suite 100 West
Washington, DC 20024
202/651-7298
Fax: 202/651-7354
anf@ana.org
www.ana.org/anf