The NJCCN is pleased to announce a call for proposals.  One of NJCCN’s mission statements is to: “Transform the healthcare system through research and innovative model programs.”   We are seeking proposals from school nurses that demonstrate nursing leadership in building a culture of health within the communities they serve. The project must include the following components:

  • Demonstrate cross sector collaboration with 2 other sectors such as (police, clergy, department of health etc.)
  • Include a school nurse in the team
  • Demonstrate the use of data sources (such as the NJDOH Healthy NJ 2020; County Health Rankings and Roadmaps; Community Needs Assessments).
  • Describe the social and economic factors that influence the project

Funding will be up to $10,000 per team

5 Grants will be awarded if criteria are met

Please see the following documents for more information

Proposals are due by 5:00 PM on May 20, 2017 to Dr. Edna Cadmus ().

Awards will be announced on June 5, 2017.