AACN News—September 1998—Grants Support Nursing Studies

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Vol. 15, No. 9, SEPTEMBER 1998



October 1, 1998, is the deadline to submit applications for three grants available through AACN. To obtain application
materials and instructions, call (800) 899-AACN (2226). Following is information about each of these grants:

Sigma Theta Tau-AACN Critical Care Grant
Up to $10,000 is awarded each year to support a study relevant to critical care nursing practice.
The principal investigator must be an RN. Members of AACN or Sigma Theta Tau will be given preference. The proposed study may be used to meet the requirements of an academic degree.
This award is cosponsored by AACN and Sigma Theta International. Proposals must be received by
October 1, 1998.

AACN Clinical Practice Grant
Up to $6000 is awarded for a study that focuses on an AACN clinical research priority.
The principal investigator must be an RN and a member of AACN. The proposed study may be used to meet requirements of an academic degree. Proposals must be received by October 1, 1998.

AACN Data-Driven Clinical Practice Grant
Six awards of up to $1000 each are given for studies that focus on stimulating the use of patient-focused data and/or previously generated research findings to develop, implement, and evaluate changes in acute or critical care nursing practice.
The principal investigators must be RNs and members of AACN. They may not be conducting a current study funded by another AACN research grant. Proposed studies may be used to meet requirements of an academic degree. Proposals must be received by October 1, 1998.