AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC NURSES ASSOCIATION & THE SMOKING CESSATION LEADERSHIP CENTER
Virtual Nursing Academy of APNA Champions for Smoking Cessation Call for Applications
In an effort to further mobilize grassroots smoking cessation initiatives, APNA is partnering with the Smoking Cessation Leadership Center to support innovative strategies aimed at decreasing tobacco use in this vulnerable population. All APNA members are eligible to apply to be part of the new academy. 12-15 applicants with the most promising strategies will receive an honorarium of $1,000 and complimentary registration to the APNA 28th Annual Conference, October 22-25, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The 12-15 Champions will commit to participating in one of the orientation conference calls on January 23rd and 24th and at least 2 training webinars. Each Champion will also submit a brief final progress report at the end of 6 months. Applications must be received by 11:59pm on December 16, 2013. -
Application Deadline: December 16, 2013
INJURY CONTROL RESEARCH CENTER FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION
Call for Applications: 2014 Research Training Institute
The annual suicide prevention Research Training Institute (RTI) is a five-day (May 19–23, 2014) series of interactive workshops, presentations, and small group sessions that takes place at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY. The objectives of the RTI are to provide both violence and injury prevention professionals and suicide researchers with a shared body of knowledge and skills in suicidology, public health and prevention, and relevant research methodologies; create collaborative links between the injury and violence prevention and suicide research communities so that the perspectives, knowledge, and skills of each inform the work of the other; and develop implementation plans for new research projects that will add to the knowledge base for suicide prevention.
To apply for participation in the 2014 RTI, researchers and injury prevention/suicide prevention professionals must develop and submit one joint application that demonstrates their willingness and ability to work as partners to pursue new research projects focusing on public health approaches to suicide prevention.
Application Deadline: February 7, 2014
NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH
Multi-Site Post Doctoral Research Fellowship in Geriatric Mental Health Services
The NIMH-funded (T-32) two-year postdoctoral training program in Geriatric Mental Health Services Research is a multi-site collaborative project that brings together expert faculty mentors from four leading centers of excellence in geriatric mental health services research: University of Michigan, Dartmouth College, Cornell University and the University of Washington.
This postdoctoral research fellowship offers a unique opportunity to build a research career in the context of a newly-funded mental health intervention for older adults impacted by Super Storm Sandy.
ROBERT WOOD JOHNSON FOUNDATION
Executive Nurse Fellows 2013 Call for Applications
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Executive Nurse Fellows (ENF) program is a three-year advanced leadership program for nurses who aspire to lead and shape health care locally and nationally. Fellows strengthen and improve their leadership abilities related to improving health and health care. The awards are open to registered nurses who hold senior leadership positions in health services, scientific and academic organizations, public health and community-based organizations or systems, and national professional, governmental and policy organizations.
The program will award up to 20 fellowships for the 2014 cohort. Each award will be up to $35,000 for each fellow over three years.
Application Deadline: January 14, 2014 (3 p.m. ET)
PATIENT-CENTERED OUTCOMES RESEARCH INSTITUTE FUNDING ANNOUNCEMENTS
PCORI Funding Announcements (PFAs) are issued to support a portfolio of comparative clinical effectiveness research based on PCORI’s National Priorities for Research and Research Agenda. The organization will award $12 million for up to 14 contracts that collaborate with patients and stakeholders advance address knowledge gaps and advance the field of comparative clinical effectiveness research.
TITLE VII NURSING WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS
The Title VIII programs bolster nursing education at all levels through scholarships and programmatic support, from entry-level preparation through graduate study, and provide support for institutions that educate nurses for practice in rural and medically underserved communities. This brochure provides information regarding nursing student demographics, monetary support levels for nursing students, Title VII funding programs by state, and a wealth of additional information.
Download a pdf of the Nursing Workforce Development Programs brochure
U.S. ARMY SCHOLARSHIP FOR PSYCHIATRIC NURSE PRACTITIONERS