Research Letter of Intent Form

This form is for Research Studies only. If you would like to submit a Letter of Intent for an Evidence-based Practice project, please click here.


SHORT Name of Proposed Study (50 characters maximum):

Our grants are dedicated to the treatment of patients/families with cancer or auto-immune diseases.  What is your proposal for?

How did you learn about the J. Patrick Barnes Grant program?

Please tell us about your Principal Investigator:

Additional Team Member
If there are additional people on your team please add them below-in the following format:
Role in Study:
You may list up to 5 team members total:

Institution Information:

Institution Name:

Study Proposal Information

Purpose of Study/Description of how this study/project will benefit cancer or auto-immune disease patients and/or family, in keeping with DAISY Foundation's stated goal (Maximum 200 words):

General outline of study: Methods/Sample/Setting/Procedure (Maximum 250 words):

Specific description of how clinical nurses will be involved in the study (e.g. conceptualization, data collection, analysis, reporting): (Maximum 250 words)

We strongly encourage our applicants to have mentors for their work, especially if you are not a highly experienced researcher. Hopefully a mentor will be available in your own institution or a nearby college/school of nursing.


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If the form becomes stuck on "please wait" or you are not re-directed to our to another page after you hit submit, please email Erin Ascher at to confirm we have received your submission. Thank you!