CNF Nursing Research Grant

Criteria for Nursing Research Grant

  • Residents of Connecticut

  • RN, MSN, DNP, FNP or PhD currently conducting or in the development phase of research applicable to nursing and/or issues related to nursing

  • Commitment to nursing research and evidence-based practice

  • Research study or component of a study be completed by December 31st

  • A maximum of $1,000 to be awarded per research grant.

Click links below to submit:

2023 Online Scholarship Application

2023 Scholarship Reference Form


Process for Scholarship Application

All applications must include:

  • Application form

  • Submission of an official academic transcript from current academic institution

  • Reference form completed by professor, teacher, supervisor or other academic or professional contact

  • A detailed review of current or anticipated research study, including: the purpose of the study, review of literature, research questions, research design, time table, budget

  • Applicants curriculum vitae or resume


The submission of the online application and reference letter must be done by April 15th

Official transcripts should be mailed directly to CNF Scholarships 1224 Mill St, Bldg B, East Berlin, CT 06023.

CNF accepts donations and contributions to the scholarship fund. All Contributions that are made to the Connecticut Nurses’ Foundation are tax deductible and may be sent to the CNF offices at
1224 Mill St, Bldg B, East Berlin, CT 06023. 

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