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STTI Connect

July 2015
Experience membership locally, regionally, and globally



Hester C. Klopper, PhD, MBA, RN, RM, FANSA

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Congratulations to Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing and the Journal of Nursing Scholarship (JNS)
In the recently released 2014 Journal Citation Reports® published by Thomson Reuters, Worldviews increased its impact factor to 2.381 and is ranked third among nursing journals (ISI 2014), while JNS has an impact factor of 1.616 and increased to ninth among nursing journals. We are thrilled to be able to offer these two top-10 journals as member benefits!

Attending Congress or Convention?
Stop by the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International's (STTI's) Career Center and meet with an experienced nursing professional to discuss career or other issues and receive guidance on your career path.
The Career Center is made possible by a generous sponsorship from 

Academy Spotlight: Maternal-Child Health Nurse Leadership Academy Africa
The NFLA, presented in partnership with The Elsevier Foundation, is an international leadership development experience designed to foster academic career success, promote nurse faculty retention and satisfaction, encourage personal leadership development, and cultivate high-performing, supportive work environments in academe.

See what participants are saying about this academy.
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Applications for the next cohort will be available in October 2015. Learn more about the NFLA.

Congratulations, Delta Psi Chapter!

Delta Psi Chapter was selected as having July's Chapter Website of the Month. See how this group utilizes its website, and view past recipients!
Nominate Your Chapter for a Chapter Key Award!
Chapter Key Awards honor STTI chapters that excel in activities such as membership recruitment and retention; publicity and programming; professional and leadership development; and local, national, and international collaboration.
View award criteria, and submit an entry.

"Navigating The Circle"
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Research Grant Opportunities
STTI is dedicated to funding research and creating a global community of nurses who lead in using knowledge, scholarship, service, and learning to improve the health of the world’s people. With its continued mission of supporting the advancement of nursing research, STTI and the Sigma Theta Tau International Foundation for Nursing are currently accepting application for the following sponsored and co-sponsored grants starting at US $2,500.
Completed submissions are due 1 December for the:
      Small Grants
      Alpha Eta Collaborative Research Grant
      Canadian Nurses Foundation Collaborative Grant 
      Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science
      Rosemary Berkel Crisp Research Award
      Virginia Henderson Clinical Research Grant
      Western Institute of Nursing Research Grant
ll grants are made possible as a result of contributions to the Sigma Theta Tau International Foundation for Nursing.
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