Hero Homepage Image

Advancing health equity into the future.

NINR's mission is to lead nursing research to solve pressing health challenges and inform practice and policy – optimizing health and advancing health equity into the future.


NINR Social Determinants of Health Summer Research Institute
NINR invites prospective participants to submit letters of interest for our first SDOH Summer Research Institute, a new event designed to provide early and mid-career investigators the opportunity to learn more about and apply the principles of high-quality SDOH research. Submissions Due: May 28, 2024
Funding Opportunity
NINR published a funding opportunity supporting the development of interventions that make significant, sustainable improvements in health outcomes of rural populations. Application Due Date: May 17, 2024
Funding Opportunity
NINR has published a funding opportunity to develop and implement short courses to prepare nurse scientists, and scientists in aligned fields, to conduct firearm injury prevention research in support of the NINR Strategic Plan. Application Due Date: May 25, 2024


Dr. Stephanie Hawkins photo
- (ET)
On May 7, 2024, from 1:00-2:00 p.m. (ET), Dr. Stephanie Hawkins, Vice President of the Transformative Research Unit for Equity (TRUE) at RTI International, will present her work on firearm injury prevention and risk reduction interventions.

Funding opportunities that improve health outcomes

NINR believes that nursing research is the key to unlocking the power and potential of nursing. NINR offers grants to individuals at all points in their career, from early investigators to established scientists. NINR grants also support small businesses and research centers.

areas of interest

Research Funding

View funding opportunities and notices, supported grant programs, and subscribe to NINR's funding newsletter.
areas of interest

Small Business

Technical and financial support for the development of new and innovative products and services in support of NINR's mission.
areas of interest

Training Funding

Mechanisms and awards for training the next generation of nurse scientists at all levels of education.