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Nursing Organization Alliance (NOA) Members
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Annual Application Period
Cecelia Gatson Grindle Evidence-Based Practice Grant Up to $10,000 Additional criteria and details ASPAN Research Grants $500 - $10,000 January 1st - June 15th, 2021 - (closed)
Excellence In Neonatal Nursing Practice
Complimentary registration to the national meeting.
Two night hotel stay at conference hotel.
No later than July 1st, 2021- (closed) Educational Grant $1,300.00 November 1 to February 28 (closed) Allene Van Son Distinguished Service Award
$1000.00 travel stipend
March 1st, 2022 Research Grants Five research awards for 2020 totaling $37,000 September 21, 2020 - December 11, 2020 Research Opportunity $500 - $5000 May 1st - July 1st (closed) 2021 Annual Convention Scholarships Up to $15,000 August 2021 (closed) Research Grants $1000 - $10,000 July 26th, 2021 (closed) ENA Foundation & ANIA Research Grant Up to $6,000 December 1st, 2021 AACN Impact Research Grant Up to $50,000 October, 2020 Geraldine "Polly" Bednash Scholarship $5,000 January 31, April 30, July 31, and October 31. AANP Grants $5,000 March, 2021 (closed) The ABNN Certification Grant $10,000 August 13th, 2021 (closed) Research Grant Award $5,000 February 15th 2022 Nursing Research Award $10,000 March 2021 (closed) Sigma/Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) Grant $5,000 August 31st, 2021 ENA Academic Scholarships $6,000 April 2nd, 2022 Chapter Education Grant $1,000
July 30th, 2021
Research Awards $10,500 January, 2022 Int.NSA Scholarship Award Up to $3,000 August 15th, 2021 (closed) Center for Regulatory Excellence Grant
Investigators may apply for grants up to $300,000.
All projects must be completed in 12-24 months following the project start date.
October 1st, 2021
NAON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS TO NAON VIRTUAL CONGRESS 2021
1. FOUR (4), $250.00 scholarships to attend the 2021 Virtual NAON Congress.
2. Recognition in NAON publications.
This scholarship may be received only once in a 10 year period.
No later than April 17th, 2021 (closed) Henry K. Silver Memorial Award
Complimentary conference registration to the NAPNAP national conference.
Transportation to and from the national conference and one night lodging at the conference hotel.
Public recognition at the conference opening general session and permanent recognition on the NAPNAP website.
December 18th, 2021 NASN Research Grants
The applicant will, upon receipt of award, submit a proposed 1 year budget that will determine the amount allotted at appropriate time intervals (usually 6 months).
October 31st, 2021 Research Grant The NLN awards approximately five (5) research proposals annually up to a maximum of $30,000 each. October 1st, 2021 NOVA Scholarship Program $1,500 - $3,000 February 18 – April 18, 2021 (closed) The Stanley J. Dudrick Research Scholar Award $2,500
July 7th, 2021
Focused Research Grants Grant up to $100,000 will be awarded with funding period of up to two years
July 15th, 2021
Research Grant Application Up to $7,500
June 15th, 2021
Excellence in Nursing Awards Each award
winner will receive a one-year membership in PENS and an award certificate for display.
Submission process is now (closed) Sigma/Doris Bloch Research Award $5,000 (max)
July 1st, 2021
Excellence in ORL Nursing Award (Clinical)
Cash Award & Plaque
The award stipend will be determined by the Board of Directors.
July 1st, 2021
Advanced Associates Program Scholarship For full criteria and an application, click here.(member login required) March 1st - October 1st, 2021 STN Grant Program Up to $15,000 February 15th, 2021 (closed)