Josh Gottheil Memorial Bone Marrow Transplant Career Development Awards

2016 Josh Gottheil BMT
Award Recipients

  • Jennifer Barnett-Rosenberry

    Jennifer Barnett-Rosenberry

  • Katherine von Brecht

    Katherine von Brecht

  • Amanda Swiecichowski

    Amanda Swiecichowski

Award: Four awards up to $2,000 each award sponsored by the Josh Gottheil Memorial Fund for Lymphoma Research in Memory of Josh Gottheil. Read more about Josh Gottheil.

Purpose: To support non-advanced practice level registered nurses working in bone marrow transplantation by providing financial assistance to attend a continuing education program that will further the nurses' professional goals as they related to transplant nursing. This award cannot be used for tuition in an academic program or for specialty certification.


  • Currently employed as a registered nurse working in bone marrow transplantation with a minimum of 75% time devoted to direct patient care. Preference will be given to non-advanced practice (bedside) nurses. 
  • Two or more years in BMT nursing practice prior to application due date.


  • Cannot be used for ONS Congress or for education programs/courses that lead to an academic degree or for specialty certification.

Application deadline: 6/15/2017

2016 Recipients:

Jennifer Barnett Indianapolis, IN
Alison Bell – Alhambra, CA
Mandy Swiecichowski – Madison, WI
Katherine von Brecht - Fenton, MO