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Oncology Nurse Scientist Intensive

2022 at ONS/ONF headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA on June 23 and 24, 2022.

Important Dates:

Applications open: December 15, 2021
Letters of Intent (LOI) due:  March 31, 2022

LOI acceptance notifications: April 18, 2022

Intensive Research Grant Application due:  May 22, 2022 - applicants are only permitted to submit this application upon acceptance of their Letter of Intent (LOI).

Purpose: 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 Ph.D. 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 Ph.D.-prepared 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.

Eligibility: The principal investigator must be a registered nurse with a Ph.D. and actively involved in some aspect of cancer patient care, education, or research. PI must have completed their Ph.D. in 2012 or later (PhDs conferred in 2011 or earlier are not eligible for this program.)

There are no registration fees for the Intensive. Travel, lodging, and meals for recipients will be covered. 

Travel and COVID-19 Information for visitors to ONS headquarters- subject to change

To Apply:

  • Follow the links below to begin your application.

LOI Application

Full Proposal

Application deadline: 2022-03-31

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