Welcome to the Western Institute of Nursing (WIN)

WIN is one of four regional nursing research organizations in the US whose members include nurse scientists, clinicians, educators, students, academic institutions, and health care organizations. Through its tripartite mission, WIN strives to improve the health of the public through visionary leadership in nursing research, practice, and education. New and emerging nursing knowledge is disseminated at WIN’s annual research conference. Join us as WIN embarks upon its seventh decade as a leading voice in the advancement of nursing science.

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Annual Fund

Why Donate?

Through its Annual Fund, WIN works to raise $20,000 each year to support the WIN awards and joint research grants with CANS, NLN, and Sigma. An Endowment Fund has been established to create new funding opportunities for WIN members over time. 


Our Mission

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Thank You to our 2024 Sponsors

NEXus is a consortium of academic institutions offering online courses in nursing to expand the capacity of doctoral programs in a cost-effective way. 

Learn More
WIN member organizations are invited to post employment opportunities on the website. Email WIN at win@ohsu.edu for more information.