The Vera Roberts’ Endowment

Type: Grant

Name: The Vera Roberts’ Endowment

Location: Canada

Application Deadline: February 01, 2016

Sponsoring Institution: The Canadian Association for the History fo Nursing


The Canadian Association for the History of Nursing (CAHN-ACHN) invites applications for the Vera Roberts’ Endowment (VRE).  The VRE provides funding to qualified investigators for historical research and publication of topics related to outpost nursing with priority given to circumpolar regions defined as “North of 60 degrees parallel” for Canada. Eligible applicants include: graduate and post-doctoral students, established researchers in nursing history, and persons with informal experience in historical research.

Application forms are available at and must be accompanied by a 7-10 page proposal, curriculum vitae, and all other necessary documents. Please refer to the Guidelines for Nursing History Proposals.

Applications must be submitted electronically by February 1, 2016. Questions and completed applications can be sent to Dr. Kristin Burnett, Lakehead University at

Contact Information:
Dr. Kristin Burnett

Posted: December 02, 2015