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Data-Driven Clinical Practice Grant

To provide funding to members of AACN who wish to use patient-focused data and/or previously generated research findings for critical care nursing research.

Amount Awarded: $1000

Number Awarded: 6 each year.

Deadline: February or September of each year.

Eligibility: RNs who are current members of the association may apply for these grants. They must propose to conduct research involving the use of patient-focused data and/or previously generated research findings to develop, implement, and evaluate changes in acute and critical care nursing practice. Funds may be awarded for new projects, projects in progress, and projects required for an academic degree. Eligible projects can include research utilization studies, CQI projects, or outcomes evaluation projects. Collaborative projects are encouraged and may involve interdisciplinary teams, multiple nursing units, home health, sub-acute and transitional care, other institutions, or community agencies.

Additional Information: Funds may not be used for salaries or institutional overhead.

Contact Information:
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
Attn: Department of Research
101 Columbia
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
Fax: 949/362-2020