The College of Nursing & Health Sciences Office for Nursing Research (ONR) supports grant application development, review, and submission for faculty and graduate students. Additionally, ONR facilitates development of collaborations and dissemination of research findings and serves as the liaison to the UMass Dartmouth Office of Research Administration (ORA), Corporate Engagement & Institutional Partnerships, and other university-related research offices and supports.
On this webpage, you will find resources and links to university and other websites for easy access to needed forms, contacts, and research-related information. Deanna Hoffman can arrange a personal appointment with Associate Dean Horowitz.
ONR provides ongoing Lunch and Learn faculty development sessions on topics related to research and grant development and writing. Suggestions for topics are invited. The 2021-2022 schedule is posted on the CNHS calendar and is listed below. Details about locations or Zoom links will be updated or can be accessed via Deanna Hoffman.
Lunch and Learn Dates for 2021-22
Sept. 29, 2021, 12-1:30pm
Oct. 27, 2021, 12-1:30pm
Dec. 8, 2021, 1-2pm
Jan. 31, 2022, 1-2:30pm
Feb. 28, 2022, 1-2:30pm
March 28, 2022, 1-2:30pm
April 25, 2022, 1-2:30pm
May 9, 2022, 1-2:30pm
Helpful contacts for grant applications
Office of Research Administration
Megan Hennessey-Green, director of research administration, will put you in touch with the correct pre-award and post-award staff.
For private foundations and/or proposals to corporations or proposals that require industry partners. Also available for initial consultation on budget and narrative for all grants.
The University Research Support Team provides administrative support to research faculty by facilitating institutional research processes from proposal preparation through grant close-out.
Nursing Pilgrim Grant opportunities
Application for Pilgrim Fund Seed Grant
Due date for Research Seed Applications: April 4, 2022
GrantForward provides a searchable database of grant opportunities