AACN Grants Program

AACN enthusiastically supports members of our community who seek evidence to support our bedside colleagues in ensuring safety and excellent care for critically ill patients and their families. Funds support research that drives change in high acuity and critical care nursing practice. Awards range from $10,000 to $50,000.

2015 Grant Recipients
2014 Grant Recipients
2013 Grant Recipients
2012 Grant Recipients

Grant applications for 2016 will be accepted starting Sept. 1; CHANGE in submission deadline to Oct. 13. Please apply for only one grant. All materials must be submitted online. The portal for submission will be closed at 5 p.m. Pacific time on Oct. 13. No materials can be submitted after the deadline.

AACN Impact Research Grant Research addressing AACN Research Priorities. Three awards up to $50,000 each
AACN-Sigma Theta Tau Critical Care Grant Available to AACN and Sigma Theta Tau members. Award up to $10,000

Please review all the information provided below before completing your grant application.

Submit Application Online
Applications accepted
Sept. 1 extended through Oct. 18.

Current grant recipients progress report form - due annually in March.


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