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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.


Funding Opportunity
NINR has published a funding opportunity to advance research that reduces firearm injury and disparities through the development and evaluation of firearm injury primary prevention interventions leveraging community healthcare settings. Application Due Date: July 26, 2024
Director's Lecture
Watch the recording of Dr. Stephanie Hawkins, Vice President of the Transformative Research Unit for Equity (TRUE) at RTI International, as she discusses the role of nursing research in advancing science in firearm injury prevention using a social determinants of health lens.
Funding Opportunity
NINR published a funding opportunity soliciting research that addresses how social determinants of health (SDOH) influence health outcomes at the intersection of social statuses in populations experiencing health disparities in the United States. Application Due Date: July 5, 2024


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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 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.

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Research Funding

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Small Business

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

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