Sigma Theta Tau International Small Grants

The purpose  of this grant is to encourage nurses to contribute to the advancement of nursing through research. Allocation of funds is based on the quality of the proposed research, the future promise of the applicant, and the applicant's research budget. 

Preference will be given to Sigma Theta Tau members, other qualifications being equal. Annual funding is provided by Sigma Theta Tau International Foundation for Nursing.

Eligible candidate 

  •  must be registered nurse with current license
  •  Have a master's or doctoral degree or be enrolled in a doctoral program
  •  must submit a completed research application package and signed research agreement
  •  must be ready to implement research project when funding is received
  •  must complete project within one (1) year of funding.


Award Amount


Number of Awards


Deadlines & Renewal

Application Deadlines December 1
Winners Announcement Dates No Detail Available
Award Cycle Annually
Is the scholarship auto renew every cycle No Detail Available

Eligibility Requirements

Gender No Requirement
Program Accreditation No Requirement
Veterans and their families only No
State of Residence No Requirement
Minimum GPA No Requirement
Essay No Requirement
Eligible minority groups No Requirement
Eligible nursing programs

    Sponsoring Organization

    Sigma Theta Tau International

    550 West North Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46202-3191

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