WNRCASN Nursing Education Research Grant
This grant is intended to support the research activities of WNRCASN members who wish to investigate issues related to nursing education.
WNRCASN Education Innovation Grant
The Education Innovation Grant is intended to support a project designed to advance learning in nursing education. It can take a variety of forms such as technology, creative reconfiguration of a curriculum or a course within a curriculum, innovative clinical experience, etc.
WNRCASN Graduate Student Research Grant
This grant is intended to support the research activities of WNRCASN members who are graduate students and who wish to investigate issues related to nursing education.
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WNRCASN Lifetime Honorary Member Award
The Lifetime Honorary Lifetime Member Award is WNRCASN’s highest honor bestowed upon a retired nurse educator who has made significant contributions to WNRCASN and nursing education throughout their career.
Grant Application Deadlines
The Lifetime Honorary Member Award application will open at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) during the Conference in February and close 30 days later. See the award description for further details.
Education Grants Decision Timeline
December 15 All applications will be received by the Secretary and then sent out to reviewers who are blinded to the name of the applicants and their institutional affiliation. Each application is reviewed by at least 2 different reviewers.
January 15 All reviews by the review panel are to be completed and returned to the Secretary to be compiled.
The Third Week in January The Executive Committee will meet during this week, or earlier, to make final decisions on the winners based on the compiled reviews. All applicants will be notified of the final decisions of the Executive Committee.
WNRCASN Grant Proposal Assessment Rubric
The Assessment Rubric that the reviewers will use in adjudicating the Education Research, Graduate Student Research, and Education Innovation grant applications: