Grants and Scholarships



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.


It is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are considering a specialty in psychiatric nursing.

Application Deadline: May 12, 2014

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AMERICAN NURSES FOUNDATION

2014 Nursing Research Grants

The American Nurses Foundation is accepting applications for 2014 Nursing Research Grants program. The funds are awarded to beginner and experienced nurse researchers to conduct studies that contribute toward the advancement of nursing science and the enhancement of patient care. The Foundation is accepting applications in all areas of specialty, with a special focus on neonatal nursing, HIV and HIV-related prevention care, perioperative nursing, ambulatory nursing, infusion therapy, forensic nursing, credentialing, school nursing, advanced nursing practice, prevention of cardiovascular disease, rehabilitative nursing, and pediatric nursing.

Application Deadline: May 1, 2014.

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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.

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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.

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PATIENT-CENTERED OUTCOMES RESEARCH INSTITUTE FUNDING ANNOUNCEMENTS

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.

Funding Opportunities

 



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

 



U.S. ARMY SCHOLARSHIP FOR PSYCHIATRIC 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.

For more information about this scholarship program, please visit http://www.goarmy.com/amedd/education/hpsp.html. To learn more about the Army Nurse Corps, visit http://www.goarmy.com/amedd/nurse/index.jsp.

 


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