Applications and Deadlines

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Research Grant: Nominations due January 1

Grants for nursing research are available through the Nu Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International. Proposals of all types of nursing research will be evaluated. Priority for funding will be given to studies conducted by active members of Sigma Theta Tau International. Awards may be used for research expense such as equipment, cost of materials and questionnaire preparation. The total amount available for all awards is $1,500. Depending on the number and quality of applicants, award funds may be split between candidates.

 

Scholarships: Nomination due August 1

Nu Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing would like to invite nursing students to apply for a scholarship for up to $1,000 each year. Applications that will be considered demonstrate superior achievement, leadership qualities, creative work, commitment to the ideals and purpose of nursing and professional standards. The award will be announced at the annual Founder’s Day Meeting at the end of the fall semester.

 

Development Grants: Nominations due March 1

The purpose of the development grant is to provide limited financial support to nurse leaders who want to advance selected short-term projects, activities, educational events, or programs that exemplify nursing leadership. Nurses who are active dues paying members are encouraged to apply.

 

Scholar Support Award: Nominations: throughout the year

Nu Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, offers a “Scholar Support Award” up to $500 each year to members of the chapter. The purpose of this award is to provide assistance to members who are attending a STTI sponsored event (regional, national, or international) and are presenting research. The support may be awarded for either a poster or an oral research presentation. Applications may be submitted at any time during the year, and will be considered if funds are available.

 

Award for Nursing Leadership: Nominations Due April 1

Nu Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing offers an award to recognize nursing leaders in education, practice, administration and/or research. This person influences leadership in nursing through visionary and innovative approaches to leadership. This person creates an environment that enhances the image on nursing/nurses. This person is a participant in the development of nursing leaders and leadership.

 

Award for Pediatric Nursing Leadership: Nomination due April 1

Nu Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing offers an award to recognize a pediatric nursing leader who receives local, national, and/or international recognition as a nursing leader in education, practice, administration and/or research. This person influences leadership in nursing through visionary and innovative approaches to leadership. This person creates an environment that enhances the image on nursing/nurses. This person participates in the development of nursing leaders and leadership.

 

Award “Friend of Nursing” Award: Nominations throughout the year

Nu Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing offers an award to recognize an individual or organization that is not eligible for regular membership, but has impacted the chapter, the local nursing or health care community, and/or the health of people in a significant way.