Technical assistance and direction for RWJF's Clinical Nurse Scholars Program

The Foundation's Clinical Nurse Scholars Program supports two-year, post-doctoral fellowships to prepare a cadre of nurse faculty for leadership in the care of hospital patients with serious illness and injuries.This grant supports technical assistance and direction for the Clinical Nurse Scholars Program by the Program Director, Dr. Rheba de Tornyay, which includes site visits to the three training sites (UCSF, University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Rochester); arrangements and participation in the selection meeting to choose the current class of Scholars; arrangements and participation in the annual meeting; and overall liaison with potential Scholars, former Scholars, present Scholars, and training sites. Nine Scholars are appointed annually for participation in the Program at 3 training sites.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $221,289.00

Awarded on: 7/9/1987

Time frame: 8/1/1987 - 7/31/1988

Grant Number: 11828


University of Washington School of Nursing

P.O. Box 357260
Seattle, 98195-7266


Rheba de Tornyay
Project Director