CNF Nursing Research Grant

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 May 31st

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

Scholarship Application
Scholarship Application 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

All applications and letters of recommendation must typed and be via email by June 15th to the Connecticut Nurses’ Foundation at

Official transcripts should be mailed directly to CNF Scholarships 1224 Mill St, Bldg B, Suite 223, 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, Suite 223, East Berlin, CT 06023.