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CNF believes in a day when every Canadian receives the finest possible nursing care from our nurses who are supported through education, research and technology to perform at their very best.

Our mission is to advance nursing knowledge and improve health care by providing research grants, awards, and scholarships to Canadian nurses and nursing students. We raise funds for our activities through partnerships with organizations and individuals who share our goals.

Research Funding Opportunities:

Research Funding Opportunities

Canadian Nurses Foundation (CNF) and the Alzheimer Society Research Program (ASRP), will co-fund Masters and Doctoral research awards.
Deadline December 12 2014

2015-2016 STTI research award is now closed.

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CNF proud to be one of 13 partners supporting dementia research:

Government of Canada Invests in National Initiative to Tackle Dementia

The Canadian Nurses Foundation is extremely excited to be one of the 13 partners supporting the groundbreaking, first of its kind Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration in Aging (CCNA) initiative.With Canada’s aging population and a critically rising incidence of dementia, the CCNA provides the opportunity to bring together acclaimed research teams to help find innovative solutions that will enable Canadians and their families living with dementia to have access to better and more cost-effective care. CNF’s contribution will support a nurse research trainee working with one or more of the 20 research teams. Read more...

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