Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation: Nurse Researcher Fellowship Awards

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) is accepting applications to support early career nurse researchers who will be guided in their projects by a mentor and their institution. The fellowship’s goal is to train Ph.D. and Master’s level nurse researchers to initiate and lead a multi-site research project. Award amount is up to $100,000 over two (2) years. The application deadline is September 25, 2017 by 11:59pm EST.

The UNC Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations has identified the following private funding opportunity:

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation: Nurse Researcher Fellowship Awards
http://www.alexslemonade.org

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) is accepting applications to support early career nurse researchers who will be guided in their projects by a mentor and their institution. The fellowship’s goal is to train Ph.D. and Master’s level nurse researchers to initiate and lead a multi-site research project. With support from an experienced nurse research mentor identified by ALSF, fellowship recipients will develop a team within their own institutions as well as partnerships at other institutions to implement their proposed research study. A formal curriculum focuses on developing multi-site investigator skills as part of the Fellowship. Eligible PI must have their PhD in Nursing and must not have achieved an academic appointment higher than Assistant Professor. Also, PI’s must be within 7 years of completing the PhD at the time the project would begin; must have at least 5 years of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology nursing experience; must not hold a current or previous NIH grant; must not have held a previous ALSF Discovery Grant award

Application Deadline: September 25, 2017 at 11:59pm EST. Application Guidelines: https://www.alexslemonade.org/sites/default/files/2017_nr_fellowship_guidelines.final.pdf.

If you have any questions about this funding opportunity, please contact Kavita Hall, Associate Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, at Kavita.hall@unc.edu or (919) 962-2013. The UNC Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations is available to provide assistance to UNC personnel pursuing privately-funded opportunities.