Research Grant Opportunities

The Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation currently offers two research grants to nurses benefiting hospice and palliative care nursing. 

HPNF has collaborated with Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) to offer a research grant in the amount of $10,000. The goal of the STTI/HPNF End-of-Life Nursing Care Research Grant is to encourage qualified nurses’ contributions to the advancement of nursing care through research. Proposals for pilot and/or developmental research may be submitted for the grant. Application deadline each year is April 1.

More on the STTI/HPNF Grant


HPNF offers the Certification Research Grant of up to $15,000 and awarded annually. Proposals are due on or before July 1 each year. The purpose of the HPNF Certification Research Grant is to conduct research related to certification. Click below to find out more.

Certification Research Grant