Formal preparation in the conduct of nursing research
Masters or higher degree in nursing or, or nursing student in a higher degree program in nursing engaged in a supervised scholarly project
Members of SAMRM will be given preference all else being equal
SAMRM board members are not eligible to apply
Submit the application and research proposal according to the guidelines (data collection may be in process)
Submit a signed formal agreement for money usage and public report of findings (page2 of application form)
Maximum of 10 double-spaced, typewritten pages, using 12-point font and one-inch margins
See Research Guidelines for detailed information required in application
Submit applications by U.S. mail or by email to designated Awards Committee Chair
All submission will undergo review by the SAMRM Awards Committee. The proposal will be reviewed according to:
- Quality of written proposal;
- Contribution of the proposed research to MRM theory and nursing science; and
- Research proposal budget.
- Download the criteria and Directoins HERE (.docx format)
This award recognizes persons who have made outstanding contributions to the work of the Society. SAMRM's Goals serve as criteria for applications. Nominations can be submitted up to one year prior to the next biennial conference, but no later than 3 months before the conference. An application form can be found in Word format here. .
Past award recipients include:
This award recognizes persons who have made outstanding contributions to the work of the Society but are not regular members. Nominations can be made to the Executive Committee at any time by contacting the current Secretary of SAMRM.
Past honoree(s) include:
Lance Erickson who provided extensive service to SAMRM during the formative years by seeking non-profit status for SAMRM, participating in conference organization and implementation 1986, 1988 and 1990, and through financial support of the organization.