Grant Recipients

MNRS Applauds the 2021 Grant Recipients:


MNRS Dissertation Founder's Circle Endowment Grant

Eakachai Kantawong, MNS, RN-BSN
Michigan State University
The Role of Alcohol-Embedded Social Media on Alcohol Drinking Norms, Intentions, and Onset Among Secondary School Students in Rural Thailand


MNRS Advocate/Aurora Health Dissertation Grant

Meghan Garland, CNM, APRN-C
Rush University
Determinants of Physical Activity and Lifestyle Physical Activity Behavior Among Pregnant Black Women


MNRS CANS Dissertation Grant

Youmin Cho, MSN, RN, AGPCNP-BC
University of Michigan
Technology for advanced cancer symptom science: exploring facilitators and barriers of using electronic patient-reported outcome (ePRO) data collection methods in oncology clinical trials


MNRS Dissertation Joseph & Jean Buckwalter Grant

Jamie Morton, MSN
University of Missouri, Columbia
Exploring Perinatal Prescription Opioid Use and Misuse in Rural Settings

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MNRS Seed Grant

Monica Wagner, PhD, RN
The University of Pittsburgh
Pain Omics in the Context of Diminishing Levels of Estrogen

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Simga Research Dissertation Grant

Wan-chin Kuo, DrPh, RN
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Gender Differences in Behavioral and Cardiometabolic Responses under Financial Stress: A Longitudinal Analysis Using the Health and Retirement Study

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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.