Grants & Scholarships


HEALTH RESOURCES AND SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (HRSA) BUREAU OF HEALTH WORKFORCE (BHW)

Advanced Nursing Education (ANE) Funding Opportunity Announcement

The ANE program supports projects that develop and test innovative academic-practice partnership models for clinical training within graduate nursing education programs. These programs should prepare graduate nursing students to provide safe, quality care within the complex practice-based environment of the nation’s evolving healthcare system. HRSA expects to award an estimated 17 grants totaling approximately $12.3 million. The projects are three years (tentatively July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2018). The estimated award amount to grantees is up $700,000 per year. Grant awards will be announced around July 1, 2015.

Application Deadline: 11:59pm ET, February 13, 2015

 



AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC NURSES ASSOCIATION

APNA Board of Directors Student Scholarship

This scholarship is for attendance to the APNA Annual Conference. The APNA Board of Directors Student Scholarship includes free registration, travel and lodging expenses to attend the APNA Annual Conference. In addition, winners will receive one year complimentary membership to APNA.


Open to undergraduate and graduate students who are considering a specialty in psychiatric nursing.

Application Deadline: Applications are no longer being accepted for the 2014 scholarship.

 



NURSING TRACK

Nursing School Scholarship

NursingTrack.com offers a yearly a $1,000 Nursing School Scholarship available to any student participating in a qualified undergraduate, graduate or certificate level nursing program.

Application Deadline: August 31 (yearly)

 



NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH

Multi-Site Post Doctoral Research Fellowship in Geriatric Mental Health Services

The NIMH-funded (T-32) two-year postdoctoral training program in Geriatric Mental Health Services Research is a multi-site collaborative project that brings together expert faculty mentors from four leading centers of excellence in geriatric mental health services research: University of Michigan, Dartmouth College, Cornell University and the University of Washington.

This postdoctoral research fellowship offers a unique opportunity to build a research career in the context of a newly-funded mental health intervention for older adults impacted by Super Storm Sandy.

 



NURSING EXPLORER

Nursing Scholarships Database

A searchable scholarship database created specifically for nursing students. The scholarships listed are provided by nursing associations, educational institutions, foundations, for-profit/non-profit organizations, etc. They are relatively non-competitive scholarships compared to general/non-major specific scholarships.

 



PATIENT-CENTERED OUTCOMES RESEARCH INSTITUTE

PCORI Funding Opportunities

PCORI Funding Announcements (PFAs) are issued to support a portfolio of comparative clinical effectiveness research based on PCORI’s National Priorities for Research and Research Agenda. The organization will award $12 million for up to 14 contracts that collaborate with patients and stakeholders advance address knowledge gaps and advance the field of comparative clinical effectiveness research.

 



TITLE VII NURSING WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS

The Title VIII programs bolster nursing education at all levels through scholarships and programmatic support, from entry-level preparation through graduate study, and provide support for institutions that educate nurses for practice in rural and medically underserved communities. This brochure provides information regarding nursing student demographics, monetary support levels for nursing students, Title VII funding programs by state, and a wealth of additional information.

Download a pdf of the Nursing Workforce Development Programs brochure

 



US ARMY

Scholarship for Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioners

The U.S. Army has expanded the educational programs covered under its F. Edward Hebert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP) to  include funding for those seeking a masters degree to become a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner.

For those planning or currently pursuing a career in nursing, the Army’s scholarship program provides benefits while in school and after graduation. In addition to paying the full cost of tuition, the program pays for required books, non-expendable equipment and most other academic fees.  HPSP students receive a monthly stipend of $2,088 for 10-and-a half months of each school year which is adjusted each year to allow for cost of living increases. The remaining six weeks of the year are dedicated to hands-on training during which program participants receive officer’s pay as a first lieutenant. To learn more about the Army Nurse Corps, visit http://www.goarmy.com/amedd/nurse/index.jsp.

 


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