NASN is offering a $5,000 research grant through the American Nurses Foundation (ANF) for beginner and experienced nurse researchers for studies to advance nursing science and enhance care. Awardee must be a current member of the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) and a qualified professional school nurse engaged in school nurse practice, education or research.
Research studies eligible for this funding focus 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.
The deadline for applications is May 1st.
Learn more about the ANF Research Grant.
2015 NASN / American Nurses Foundation Scholar
Christine A. Feeley, PhD, RN, from the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing. The title of the project is "Examining Sleep Disruption in Caregivers of Young Children with Type 1 Diabetes."
2014 NASN / American Nurses Foundation Scholar
Karen Johnson, PhD, RN, University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing. The title of the project is "Exploring the role of the school nurse in addressing health-risk behaviors during and after sports physicals: A mixed methods approach."
2013 NASN / American Nurses Foundation Scholar
No recipient due to a lack of qualified applicants.
2012 NASN / American Nurses Foundation Scholar
Rula Wilson, DNP, MS, RN, SANE-P, Assistant Professor, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - School of Nursing, was awarded the 2012 NASN / American Nurses Foundation grant for her study: Knowledge, Practices, and Attitudes about HPV Vaccination: Ethnically Diverse Hispanic Mothers & Healthcare Providers
2011 NASN / American Nurses Foundation Scholar
Dr. Rhonda Goodman, Assistant Professor, Florida Atlantic University, was awarded the 2011 NASN / American Nurses Foundation grant to study A Digital Storytelling Intervention to Reduce Stress in Adolescent Females. Congratulations Rhonda!!
2010 NASN / American Nurses Foundation Scholar
Dr. Ellen B. Buckner, DSN, RN was named the 2010 NASN / American Nurses Foundation Scholar. Dr. Buckner received $3500 to conduct the research study: Building a Statewide Infrastructure for School Nurse Research. Dr. Buckner is on faculty at the University of Southern Alabama. NASN congratulates Dr. Buckner!!
Find out more about the American Nurses Foundation Scholars.