2019 Oncology Nurse Scientist Intensive

(April 9-10, 2019 Anaheim, CA prior to ONS Congress)

Letters of Intent (LOI) due: October 30, 2018 (separate application)

LOI acceptance notifications: November 20, 2018

Upon LOI acceptance, Research Intensive Grant application due (Separate Application): February 26, 2019

Purpose of Research Intensive: To expand the scientific foundation for oncology nursing practice and improvement of the healthcare of people impacted by cancer through a research mentoring and networking opportunity for PhD nurse scientists.

The Oncology Nurse Scientist Intensive will join 10 competitively selected participants and senior research scientist faculty mentors to collaborate in a mock study section and working sessions to refine grant proposals. The Intensive is designed to foster the needs and interests of early career oncology nurse scientists in a supportive environment.

Invited participants are required to submit a research grant proposal for review during a mock research study section. Research projects may include investigator-initiated research, pilot or feasibility studies, supplements to currently funded projects, or developing a new aspect of a program of research.

The participant will have a plan and timeline for submitting a research proposal to a specific funding organization by the completion of the Intensive program.

Eligibility: The principal investigator must be a registered nurse with a PhD and actively involved in some aspect of cancer patient care, education, or research. PI must have completed their PhD in 2009 or later (PhDs conferred in 2008 or earlier are not eligible).

Course Date/Location/Expenses: April 9, 2019 Evening Reception and April 10, 2019 Course - Anaheim, California. A travel stipend (maximum $550 airfare + $950 for hotel, transportation and meals) will be provided by the Oncology Nursing Foundation. There are no registration fees for the Intensive.

Oncology Nurse Scientist Letter of Intent Due: October 30, 2018

Grantmaker Online Application – Letter of Intent Research Intensive

Applications submitted without prior Letter of Intent approval will be denied without review.  Do not complete and submit the application unless you have received notification that your Letter of Intent has been accepted by the ONS Foundation.

Oncology Nurse Scientist Applications Due: February 26, 2019

Grantmaker Online Application – Oncology Nurse Scientist Grant Application