Become A Member

Volunteer opportunity: Join the NRIG executive

Do you enjoy speaking out for nurses, health and health care? Are you looking to use or develop your leadership skills? NRIG is looking for dynamic members (like yourself) to join our NRIG executive!

For 2019-2021, NRIG is seeking nominees for the following positions:

    • chair elect
    • finance executive network officer (ENO)
    • communications officer— website
    • communications officer— newsletter
    • member at large, NRIG board
    • student representative

Candidates must be NRIG members in good standing and agree to serve a two-year term if elected. To submit your nomination, please complete the attached nomination form and submit a brief statement outlining your interest in the position (max. 250 words).

Please email your nomination form and statement of interest to Charlene Chu, NRIG Chair at


Your annual NRIG Membership benefits includes:

  • Educational webinars and events focused on current trends related to nursing research in Canada and abroad
  • Exclusive Interest Group events and nurse researcher networking opportunities, including opportunities to be part of NRIG Executive team
  • Email subscription of in-depth NRIG Newsletters, three times per year
  • Eligibility to apply for NRIG Awards for Masters of Nursing and PhD students, as well as Research Grants for PhD students and novice researchers (up to $8000 awarded yearly)
  • Access to key Nursing Research Resources, content and reference tools

Undergraduate Nursing Students

Free Membership, including benefits:

  • Student representatives are welcome to join Executive Committee
  • Attend Meetings and AGM, as well as educational events
  • Networking with nurse researchers from all levels, and resources to support

Cost of NRIG Membership $30 for RNs
(free for students)

To join, contact RNAO home office:
(416) 599-1925 or 1 (800) 268-7199
Join or renew your membership online (Under Interest Groups, select: “Nursing Research Interest Group”) Join Now
*FREE for student members

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