Volunteer Opportunity Details

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Grants & Scholarship Review Team Invitation

Starts: 12-17-2021
Location: Online Opportunity


The Oncology Nursing Foundation is looking for volunteers to join our grants and scholarship review teams for 2022!

Are you interested in a volunteer opportunity you can do on your own time from your own home? Taking part in the foundation's review team is a great way to bolster your resume/CV and provides flexibility to accommodate your schedule. Reviewer qualifications and time commitment vary by program (see below).

Time commitment:
  • Congress, BMT, & Leadership scholarships: roughly 2 weeks to review 10-15 applications at 10-15 minutes each (avg. 3.5 hours)
  • Academic scholarships: roughly 3 weeks to review about 15-20 applications (depending on degree) at 15 minutes each (avg. 3.75 hours)
  • Research Grants: 1 month to review 2-3 grant proposals at 3-5 hours each (depending on experience)
Requirements and timeline for review team:
  • Academics- must hold a BSN, Masters, PhD, or DNP degree (will review at the degree level of which you hold)
    • Review period: February
  • Ceira Boyle Student Congress Scholarship- must have attended a previous in-person congress
    • Review period: March
  • BMT- must have 3-5 years experience in BMT
    • Review period: June
  • Leadership – must be in a leadership role
    • Review Period: September
  • Congress Scholarship- must have attended a previous in-person congress
    • Review period: early December
  • Research – must have a PhD and successfully completed a research grant as Principal Investigator
    • Review Period: May- July (depending on role)
  • Research Intensive- Faculty must be senior nurse scientist and able to review 2 early-career investigator grants proposals & participate in an in-person mock study section 
    • Review period: May-June (includes in person meeting)

Volunteers Needed:

50 (14 open slots)

Experience Required:

1 to 3 Years Nursing Experience




Alysha Kocon

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