Tina L. Bachas Nursing Awards
Massey Cancer Center is pleased to announce the annual Tina L. Bachas Oncology Nursing Research Awards to advance oncology-nursing research. Tina served as Massey's first director of oncology nursing and she and her husband have committed their support in honor of Dr. Walter Lawrence, Jr. who Tina worked with throughout her tenure at Massey.
AWARD #1: Clinical Practice Project Grant – Project funding up to $5,000
- Applicants should be a registered nurse with a current license and directly working in oncology.
- This award is geared towards clinical nurses, Nurse Managers, Nurse Clinicians and Nursing Directors wishing to conduct projects that lead to improvements in standard of care for patients with cancer.
*Applications DUE: August 1, 2019
AWARD #2: General Cancer Focused Grant - Project funding up to $20,000
- Proposed PI should be a registered nurse with current license and hold a PhD or DNSc degree.
- The project will be suitable to lay groundwork needed for a competitive grant application to external peer reviewed funding organization, such as the NIH.
*Applications DUE: August 30, 2019
Massey's internal funding program, including the Tina L. Bachas awards, is currently undergoing review by senior leadership. Once this review is complete, we will announce the future plans to membership and post the new dates in the table below. Thank you for your patience in the interim.
Request for Applications Issued (RFA)
Final Applications DUE
Interested researchers or for assistance accessing related program information, please contact:
Olivia Patterson, MAOL
Research Programs Coordinator
VCU Massey Cancer Center
Office: (804) 628-3400