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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nurses
for Innovative Projects to Improve Oncology Care

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Funding Source:

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Oncology Nursing Society Foundation (ONS)

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Grants of up to $5,000 per year to USA, Canada, and International advanced practice oncology nurses for patient-centered clinical projects in the field of oncology. The purpose of this program is to facilitate innovative solutions to address the challenges of providing patient-centered, evidence-based, accessible care to oncology patients. Qualifying projects use existing evidence to implement new practices.


1. To support implementation of patient-centered, evidence-based practice in oncology care that promote practice or system changes and improves patient and or organizational outcomes.

2. To support professional development of the APN or DNP in oncology through clinically-based projects (e.g. EBP, QI).

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 162636

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $5,000 per year

Term of Contract:

Grants will be awarded for two (2) years as long as progress is made on the project after one year.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applicant must be a registered nurse working in oncology. If applicant does not hold an advanced degree in nursing, an advanced degree nurse must on the project team serving as a mentor.

Projects NOT Funded:

1. Research projects or add-on portions to current research projects intended to generate new evidence.
2. Capital projects
3. Equipment funding
4. Travel expenses, including those related to dissemination of outcomes
5. Publication expenses, including those related to dissemination of outcomes
6. Capstone or thesis projects
7. Academic education

Note: An individual cannot receive this funding more than one time.

Pre-Application Information:

The application deadline is November 1, 2017.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Register online to apply:

Registered users may access the online application here:

Linda Worrall, RN, MSN
ONS Foundation Executive Director

ONS Foundation
125 Enterprise Drive
Pittsburgh, PA

15275-1214 / +1-866-257-4667 (option 4)

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USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming

USA Territories: American Samoa (USA)   Guam (USA)   Puerto Rico (USA)   Virgin Islands (USA)   Northern Mariana Islands (USA)

USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA)   Marshall Islands (USA)   Republic of Palau (USA)

Canada: Alberta   British Columbia   Manitoba   New Brunswick   Newfoundland and Labrador   Northwest Territories   Nova Scotia   Nunavut   Ontario   Prince Edward Island   Quebec   Saskatchewan   Yukon


International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.

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