Bobby K. Young Scholar Award

Scholarship Description

To provide funding to nurses interested in conducting research on cancer pain management or patient outcomes. Amount Awarded: $3500 Number Awarded: 1 each year. Duration: 1 year. Eligibility: This program is open to RNs who have earned at least a bachelor’s degree. Applicants must be either beginning researchers who have had no more than 3 research-based publications in refereed journals and have received, as a principal investigator, no more than $5,000 in extramural funding in any 1 research area, or experienced researchers. Proposed research may be for master’s thesis or doctoral dissertation only if the project has been approved by the principal investigator’s thesis or dissertation committee. The proposed research must relate to cancer pain management or patient outcomes. Additional Information: There is a $50 application fee.

Year of Need: College 5th Year, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad, 3rd Year Grad, Beyond 3rd Year Grad,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: 3500

Max Award: 3500

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization American Nurses Foundation
600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Suite 100 West
Washington, DC 20024

Contact Person:

Phone: 202-651-7298

Fax: 202-651-7354