General 2017-2018 Scholarship Information
Scholarship Name/Description/Due Dates
Bobbie Leeper Scholarship - Due Date January 26, 2018
This scholarship, named after a national critical care leader that was instrumental in the early years of the Greater Kansas City Chapter of AACN, covers the cost of the CCRN exam for AACN members. One awarded.
Visions - 2 Day Spring Symposium Scholarship - Due Date January 26, 2018
This scholarship covers the registration cost for the 2 day Annual Visions Symposium held in March. One awarded.
AACN Certification Exam Scholarship - Due Date January 26, 2018
This scholarship covers the cost of the certification exams for a wide variety of AACN certifications – CCRN, PCCN, CCNS, CMC, CSC, CCRN-E, CNML, ACNPC-AG, ACCNS, ACNPC to name a few. One awarded.
National Teaching Institute - NTI Due Date January 26, 2018
This scholarship for $1000.00 is to be used for expenses to attend the annual AACN National Teaching Institute. Multiple awarded.
Julie Wooden Gates NTI Award - Due Date January 26, 2018
The scholarship for $1250.00 is named after a local Greater Kansas City Chapter member. It is awarded to an experienced “seasoned” critical care nurse to attend the NTI for the first time. A brief essay is to be completed. Please see the Julie Wooden Gates NTI Scholarship information. This scholarship is to be used for expenses to attend the annual AACN National Teaching Institute. One awarded.
The Dr. Janet Pierce Evidence Based Practice/Research Grant Scholarship.
Due Date January 26, 2018
This $500.00 scholarship, named after Dr. Janet Pierce a local chapter member and renowned researcher, is awarded to cover expenses of EBP or research projects. One awarded.
Academic Degree Completion Award - Due Date January 26, 2018
This $500.00 scholarship is awarded to assist in the expenses toward completion of a academic degree in nursing. One awarded.
Ron Bruch and Caryl Goodyear-Bruch National Teaching Institute Scholarship
Due Date January 26, 2018
This scholarship is for $500.00 is named after a local Greater Kansas City Chapter member and National AACN Past President and her husband. It is awarded through the Truman Heartland Community Foundation to cover expenses to attend the NTI. It is suggested that the immediate past president of the Greater Kansas City Chapter of AACN apply for this scholarship, but all members are able apply. One awarded
In the upper right hand corner, you will find the application form, the scholarship due dates, The Julie Wooden Gates NTI scholarship additional criteria if you are applying for that scholarship, and the point system for scholarships.
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