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ONS Foundation Academic Scholarships

To provide scholarships to individualswho are interested in and committed to oncology nursing and pursuing a baccalaureate, masters, or doctorate degree in nursing.

Amount Awarded: $$2000-$5000

Number Awarded: 1 each year.

Duration: Annually.

Deadline: February 1 of each year.

Eligibility: Nominees for this award should be oncology nurses who are involved in offering creative public or patient education. The candidate must be an RN and a member of the society who meets the following criteria: has a minimum of 2 years of experience in oncology nursing; teaches patients or community groups; identifies needs for education in patients, families, or communities; plans innovative programs to meet identified need; designs innovative programs with clearly stated objectives and content relevant to the population service; implements programs using creative presentation techniques and appropriate evaluation methods; serves as a role model for other nurses; creates a network to sustain health promotion behaviors; and establishes positive teacher-learner relationships.

Additional Information:

Contact Information:
Oncology Nursing Society
501 Holiday Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
412/921-7373
Fax: 412/921-6565
member@ons.org
www.ons.org