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NLN Research in Nursing Education Grants

The 2015 application cycle is closed.


The National League for Nursing is proud to promote nursing education research and to provide leadership in the ongoing development of the science of nursing education. The NLN supports projects that are relevant to the NLN's Priorities for Research in Nursing Education.

The NLN Nursing Education Research Grants Program awards grants annually to NLN individual members and faculty of NLN member schools and actively promotes rigorous and robust studies that utilize multi-method, multi-site designs. 

Access a free archived webinar that outlines the submission process for research proposals; provides tips for developing strong, competitive proposals; and encourages submissions that clearly address issues relevant to excellence in nursing education.

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