Grant Opportunities

MNRS Dissertation Research Grants 

Dissertation Research Grants - up to $2,500
Founders' Circle Endowment Fund - up to $2,500
MNRS/CANS Dissertation Research Grant - $5,000
MNRS/NLN PhD/DNP Dissertation Research Grant - $2,500*
(*MNRS awards a $2,500 grant in the spring; NLN awards a $2,500 grant in the fall)

Doctoral students may only apply for dissertation awards.

MNRS Seed Grants

MNRS Seed Grant - $10,000
MNRS New Investigator Seed Grant - $10,000

MNRS Named Grants

MNRS/Sally Lusk Grant - $2,500


-- Grant Reviewer's Guide
-- Grant Submission Guidelines

You may apply for the above Grants starting - August 1, 2014.
Deadline is - November 3, 2014.

MNRS/Sigma Theta Tau Int'l (STTI) Research Grant

MNRS/STTI Research Grant - $2,500

You may apply for the above Grant via the STTI website
Deadline is - April 1, 2015

MNRS/American Nurses Foundation (ANF) Research Grant

MNRS/ANF Research Grant - $5,000


You may apply for the above Grant via the ANF website
Application available - February 1, 2015

Deadline is - May 1, 2015


MNRS Student Research Scholars' Award 

Graduate Research Scholars' Award - $500 (2 awarded)
Undergraduate Research Scholars' Award - $500 (2 awarded)


You may apply for the above Scholarship's starting - August 1, 2014
Deadline is - December 15, 2014



Please click here for a listing of other grant opportunities you might be interested in.


If you are a grant recipient and have completed or are nearing the end of your term, please complete the Grant Final Report


Have your grants reviewed before you apply!

A roster of experts have agreed to do one pre-submission grant review and/or one manuscript review per year with the payment for this service to be made directly to the MNRS Foundation. Learn more here.