Research and Education Awards

Each year the NLN.ON awards up to $8,500.00 in research scholarships and educational bursaries.

Are you currently enrolled in a graduate nursing program?  Apply for one of the education awards!

Do you know an amazing nursing leader who has been an inspiration and mentor? Nominate them for the Sue Matthews Exemplary Mentorship Award.

Have a great idea and need some seed money to get it going?  Apply for the Nursing Leadership Innovation Seed Grant.

We encourage all NLN.ON members involved in research, continuing education or who have an innovative idea to apply for our awards.

Please review the Guidelines for Award Applications Toolkit prior to submitting.

Grant

Description

Amount

Dorothy Wylie Graduate Education Award

NLN.ON members interested in leadership and studying on a full-time basis in a graduate program in nursing.

$2,000

Part-Time Education Award

This award is for NLN.ON members who are interested in leadership and studying on a part-time basis in an undergraduate or graduate program in nursing or a related field.

$1,000

Nursing Leadership Network of Ontario Research Award

This award is for NLN.ON members who are currently leading a nursing leadership related research study (e.g. student research in support of Master and Doctoral studies, or practice based research).

$2,000

Sue Matthews Exemplary Mentorship Award

This peer-nominated award is presented to an NLN.ON member who demonstrates exemplary mentorship in their clinical practice, leadership, or education roles.

$1,000

Nursing Leadership Innovation Seed Grant

This award is for NLN.ON members who are currently in a formal leadership role (e.g. Manager, Director role, etc.). The purpose of the grant is to support the introduction of a small-scale innovation/quality improvement project within your practice setting.

$2,500

Dorothy Wylie Graduate Education Award: This award is for NLN.ON members who are interested in leadership and studying on a full-time basis in a graduate program in nursing. The award is in the amount of $2,000.

Part-Time Education Award: This award is for NLN.ON members who are interested in leadership and studying on a part-time basis in an undergraduate or graduate program in nursing or a related field. The award is in the amount of $1,000.

Nursing Leadership Network of Ontario Research Award: This award is for NLN.ON members who are currently leading a nursing leadership related research study (e.g. student research in support of Master and Doctoral studies, or practice based research). The award is in the amount of $2,000.

Sue Matthews Exemplary Mentorship Award: This peer-nominated award is presented to an NLN.ON member who demonstrates exemplary mentorship in their clinical practice, leadership, or education roles. The award is in the amount of $1,000.

Nursing Leadership Innovation Seed Grant: This award is for NLN.ON members who are currently in a formal leadership role (e.g. Manager, Director role, etc.). The purpose of the grant is to support the introduction of a small-scale innovation/quality improvement project within your practice setting. The award is in the amount of $2,500.

Past Recipients [click here]