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AACN Educational Advancement Scholarships for BSN Students

To assist members of the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) who are working on a bachelor's degree in nursing.

Amount Awarded: $1500

Number Awarded:

Duration: 1 year; recipients may reapply.

Deadline: May of each year.

Eligibility: Registered nurses who are current members of the association and enrolled in an accredited program in nursing leading to a BSN degree are eligible to apply. This program is open to nurses who hold an active RN license and are currently working in critical care or have 1 year's experience in the last 3 years. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or better and plan to hold junior or upper-division status in the fall semester. As part of the application process, they must describe their contributions to critical care nursing, including work, community, and profession-related activities. Qualified ethnic minority candidates receive at least 20 percent of these awards.

Additional Information:

Contact Information:
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
Attn: Department of Research
101 Columbia
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
Fax: 949/362-2020