Grant Recipients

MNRS Applauds the 2019 Grant Recipients:


MNRS Dissertation Founder’s Circle Endowment Grant

Emma Schlegal
The Ohio State University
Grounded Theory to Explore Emerging Adult-Aged Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Promotion and Risk Reduction


MNRS Dissertation Joseph & Jean Buckwalter Grant

Clarissa Shaw, MSN
University of Iowa
Resistiveness in Dementia: Nurse Communication in Acute Care

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MNRS Seed Grant

Windy Alonso, PhD
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Characterizing the Symptom Experience of Rural Individuals with Heart Failure and Multiple Chronic Conditions

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STTI Research Grant

Marjorie Kelley, MSN
The Ohio State University
Lifestyle Behavior Change Using Mobile Health (mHealth) Technology: A Grounded Theory Study of Breast Cancer Survivors

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ANF Research Grant

Melissa Lehan Mackin
University of Iowa
Abuse Prevention Skills Training for Persons with Intellectual Disability

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MNRS Mentorship Grant Past Recipients

 This Grant has been Discontinued.


Grant extension requests are common. Typically, there is no cost involved in the extension; it’s simply an extension of the deadline. The recipient should complete the Grant Extension Request form summarizing the request and indicating the the new deadline request and the Grant Extension Request – Budget & Time form.  These completed documents should be emailed to  Once approved by the President in consultation with the Grants Committee Chair(s), grant recipients will receive an email response and letter with the formal approval.


If you are a grant recipient and have completed or are nearing the end of your term, please complete the Final Report form.