TRAVEL GRANT INFORMATION

Grant opportunities available through the Sigma Foundation for Nursing assist in offsetting the cost of attending the 31st International Research Congress from 23-27 July 2020. The application deadline has passed. Thank you for your interest.

Recipient Stipulations

The recipient of a grant below will be responsible for paying all fees associated with attending the 31st International Research Congress by the early registration deadline. The recipient will be reimbursed up to the amount of the grant award via US check or wire upon arrival at the Foundation Tea. Date and time will be announced in the award letter. Attendance at the Foundation Tea is mandatory.

Edith Anderson Leadership Education Grant
Dr. Doris J. Froebe Leadership Education Grant

Grant amount: US $1,000

Criteria:

  • The applicant must be a current Sigma member.
  • The applicant must find it difficult, if not impossible, to attend congress without financial support.
  • The applicant must be attending the entire event (23-27 July 2020).

Delta Theta Giving Circle Grant

Grant amount: US $1,000

Criteria:

  • Current Sigma member living in a middle- or low-income country (as defined by the World Bank Classifications).
  • The applicant must find it difficult, if not impossible, to attend congress without financial support.
  • The applicant must be attending the entire event (23-27 July 2020).

Omicron Delta Leadership Education Grant

Grant amount: US $1,000

Criteria:

  • Current Sigma member living in a middle- or low-income country (as defined by the World Bank Classifications).
  • The applicant must find it difficult, if not impossible, to attend congress without financial support.
  • The applicant must be attending the entire event (23-27 July 2020).

*Please note: Due to limited funds available, for all grants offered, except where noted, preference is given to applicants whose abstracts or posters have been accepted for presentation. Applications that do not meet the criteria listed above will not be reviewed for these grants and no additional correspondence will be sent.