Research Grant Opportunities

The International Orem Society is pleased to offer funding to support projects for the Advancement of Nursing Science and Scholarship.


The purpose of this funding opportunity is to promote the advancement of nursing science and scholarship in the area of Orem's Theory of Self-Care Deficit Nursing. Priority is given to projects that will lead to further advancement of knowledge for the discipline of nursing.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be members of the International Orem Society (IOS)
  • Applicants must submit a completed research application package and signed research agreement
  • Applicants must be ready to implement research project when funding is received and agree to send in an abstract, etc., to be published about the results

Grants available

  • One per year
  • For further information on deadline, available amount, etc. please contact us.

Because funds are limited, they may not be used for salary for grant applicants or institutional overhead.
They may, however, be used to hire research assistants. Funds may also be used for consultants, essential
equipment and supplies, telephone, necessary travel, and other relevant costs. All budget items should be justified with brief, clear rationale.

How to apply?

View and print instructions. Submit electronic copy only (as an e-mail attachment) to the following address: