Grant Writers Support

NINR Strategic Plan

Research Agenda.pdf

Sample Funded Applications


A Lifestyle Physical Activity Intervention for Older Sedentary Women – is available by contacting CNS


Microbiome and Pain in IBS

A Mixed Methods Approach to Understand Donor Choice


Teens Experiences of Asthma Self Management Across Life Contexts


Thomas Lawrence Long, PhD

Associate Professor-in-Residence

Phone: 860.486.5794
Skype: dr.thomas.long
Office: The School of Nursing
Augustus Storrs Hall
231 Glenbrook Road, Suite 313
Storrs, CT 06269-4026
Other positions held:
Center for Nursing ScholarshipAffiliate in Women’s, Gender & Sexuality StudiesProfessional Writing Coach and Editor | NursingWriting.comSecretary/Treasurer | Council of Editors of Learned Journals | 


Editor | Literature, Medicine, Medical Humanities: An MLA Commons site |

Locating Opportunities

search engine for grant funding opportunities

Foundation Directory Online
profiles over 70,000 U.S.-based foundations, describing programs, areas of funding, types of support, recent grants made, etc.

Funding Opportunities specific to Nurses: 
Sigma Theta Tau International

American Nurses Foundation

Professional Nursing Member Organizations.pdf

Facilities and Other Resources

Additional grant writing resources are now available on the OVPR Grant Writing Support Services page. These educational materials give faculty valuable tips for writing more successful National Institutes of Health (NIH) R01 Grants and a variety of National Science Foundation (NSF) Grants. The resources include manuals with two videos. * (You must use UConn NETID to log in).

Budget Planning Documents

Transcription Services.pdf

Human Subjects Research

Institutional Review Board (IRB) – Consent for human subjects research

IRB Submission Process – Helpful information pertaining to recent changes.

Center for Nursing Scholarship is located at:

University of Connecticut School of Nursing
231 Glenbrook Road, U-4026
Storrs, CT 06269

Campus Map

For more information:

Elise M. Bennett, MS, CRA
Center for Nursing Scholarship

P: (860) 486-8321

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