Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL®) Innovative Project Award Application

The Commission on Nurse Certification (CNC) is now accepting applications for the CNL Innovative Project Award open to current CNLs, faculty and practice partners. Three one-time awards of up to $5,000 will be provided. Applicants will be notified by February 28th and the award will be distributed by March 31st. Funding is for 12 months.

Submission Deadline:  October 31, 2021 at 11:59 PM (ET). 
(Late submissions will not be considered)

Documents to Submit:

  • Completed CNL Innovative Project Award Application
  • Applicant’s Curriculum Vitae or Resume
  • Institutional Review Board/Ethics Committee Approval 
  • Proposal Narrative (5000 words or less, approximately 10 pages, 12-point Times New Roman)
  • Letters of Support