Fostering the advancement of nursing through research and scholarship

The Nursing Foundation of Rhode Island (NFRI) was incorporated as a non-profit organization in the state of Rhode Island in 1991. The purpose of NFRI is to promote nursing in charitable, educational and scientific ways. Its mission is threefold:

  • to increase public awareness of nursing and its role in promoting health and well-being,
  • to foster the advancement of nursing through the awarding of research grants and scholarships; and
  • to preserve the history of nursing in Rhode Island.


July 2013
Nursing Foundation of Rhode Island

Awards 2013 Nurse Education Scholarships and Leadership Award

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Nursing Research Grants Awarded to Three Nurse Researches


Rhode Island State Nurses Association
RI Foundation Scholarships
Other Nursing Scholarship Information

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