NPHF/Purdue Pharma L.P. Pain Management Awards

The Application deadline is November 1, 2012.

Five (5) awards will be given to practicing nurse practitioners and graduate nurse practitioner students whose research or educational projects are related to pain management. Priority will be given to projects that target pain relief while avoiding misuse/abuse/diversion. Each recipient will receive an initial award of $3,500. Upon completion of the project, an additional $1,500 will be awarded to each recipient to support project dissemination (e.g. travel expenses for presenting at a regional/national meeting, editing a paper for publication; preparing a poster, etc.). The project must be completed within 2 years. Five (5) awards. Total amount of each award is $5,000.

(Supported through an educational grant from Purdue Pharma L.P.)

Application Instructions:

  1. The forms are in a fillable PDF format. Please fill them out online.
  2. Print the application forms in their entirety.
  3. Gather the rest of the information you need to submit.
  4. Order the forms and information according to the checklist.
  5. Make 3 copies.
  6. Mail the original and the 3 copies to:
    Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation
    Attn: Scholarships and Awards
    2647 134th Ave. NE
    Bellevue, WA 98005

NOTE: There is no online submission process, you MUST mail the application.

NOTE: DO NOT FAX YOUR APPLICATION – if you do, it will be automatically disqualified.

Best wishes. We hope that we will be announcing your name as a winner of one of our scholarships or awards in January, 2013.

If you have questions, contact Elaine Bergman at

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Current Pain Management Award Winners

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Past Pain Management Award Winners

Please click on the link above to see our past Pain Management award winners.