Wayne State University

Funding

Funding resources - internal

For more information or to submit your proposal, please contact the Office of Health Research.

College of Nursing funding resources

Amount funded

Deadline/submission status

Harriet Werley Award

Dr. Harriet H. Werley, the founder and first director of the Center for Health Research, has endowed The Harriet H. Werley Faculty Research Award to assist faculty in achieving major research funding objectives and to attract additional extramural research funding to the College of Nursing.

Up to $5,000

Pending

Ada Jacox Pain and Symptom Management Award

The purpose of the Ada Jacox Pain and Symptom Management Research Award is to promote research in pain and symptom management, and the formulation of practice guidelines.

Up to $5,000

Awarded for 2014

Lily H. Siegert Endowed Faulty Research Award

The Lily H. Siegert Endowed Faculty Research Award was established by her family in recognition of her accomplishments and devotion to the field of nursing. The purpose of this award is to encourage research by junior faculty members who demonstrate a significant contribution to the College of Nursing.

Up to $1,500

Rolling

WSU-CON Faculty Research Seed Grant

Faculty seed grants are intended to enable effective implementation and conduct of faculty member research programs. Awards of up to $5000.00 may be made to support studies that can be expected to lead to extramural funding.

Up to $5,000

Rolling

WSU-CON Faculty Evidence-Based Practice Award

Faculty seed grants provide an opportunity for faculty to conduct small scale studies that lay the groundwork for larger projects. Awards of up to $5,000 may be made to support projects that can be expected to lead to extramural funding.

Up to $5,000

Rolling

DMC Faculty Scholar Award

The purpose of the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) Faculty Scholar Award is to encourage faculty to work with DMC nurse experts to improve health and healthcare delivery through research.

Up to $12,000

Rolling

College of Nursing Time Release for Research Award

The purpose of the College of Nursing Time Release for Research Award is twofold: a) to encourage the highest standards of research; and b) to facilitate faculty receipt of external research awards (i.e., awards from outside WSU with funding>$50,000/year).

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2nd Monday in December (Spring/Summer)

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Wayne State University internal funding 

Internal Research Support Booklet 2014-2015

To allow faculty and students easy access to information about research funding opportunities available through various university units, the Office of the Vice President for Research annually compiles the Internal Research Support Booklet. This booklet provides comprehensive information on competitions for faculty and graduate students, guidelines on university procedures for conducting research, information on research support services, and a list of internal web sites helpful for WSU researchers.

Program Announcements & Deadlines

Internal funding program announcements, deadlines and submission instructions from OVPR’s website.

Special Internal Funding Opportunities

In addition to regular internal funding programs, WSU offers special internal funding opportunities. Click on the program title of interest to reach further information. Also listed are award recipients for past programs.

 Funding resources - external

Federal funding sources

Private (foundation) funding sources

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