Funding

Alpha Zeta Funding Opportunities
 
Bi-Annual Call for Research Proposals
Alpha Zeta offers research grant opportunities.
  • Active members are eligible for up to $2,500 for each awarded proposal.
  • Research proposals are due bi-annually May 15th or November 15th.
  • Funding decisions are made bi-annually June 15th or December 15th by the Alpha Zeta Research Committee.
  • At the completion of the research, recipients are requested to present their study findings at an upcoming chapter meeting.
  • Recipients must acknowledge Sigma Theta Tau International, Alpha Zeta in presentations and publications.
Submit questions or proposal to Ana M. Kelly, PhD, RN at ak3825@cumc.columbia.edu.
      Detailed instructions, Biosketch template, Biosketch sample.
     Additional research resources are also available directly from Sigma.
 

Project Funding Opportunity
Alpha Zeta Chapter offers funding to support projects by members.
  • Members are eligible for a one-time award of up to $2,500 for a project not otherwise eligible as a research proposal.
  • Proposals may be submitted at any time to the Executive Board.
  • Funding decisions are made by the Executive Board.
  • At the completion of the project, recipients are requested to present a summary evaluation at an upcoming chapter meeting.
  • Recipients must acknowledge Sigma Theta Tau International, Alpha Zeta chapter in presentations and publications.
Submit questions or proposal to Ana M. Kelly, PhD, RN at ak3825@cumc.columbia.edu
      Form: Project/program proposal 
 
 
Student Scholarships to Attend Sigma Conferences
Active CUSON student members may receive a scholarship to defray registration expenses to attend regional, national, or international Sigma  Conferences.
     Policy
     Form: Scholarship Application

 
Funding for Conference Presenters 
     
Policy
     Forms: Request for Funding, Request for Reimbursement


Funding for Members Representing the Chapter as Executive Board or Conference Delegates
     
Policy
     Forms: Request for Funding, Request for Reimbursement