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VA Postdoctoral Nurse Fellowship

To provide nurses who have earned a doctoral degree with the opportunity to broaden their scientific or clinical research background at facilities of the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

Amount Awarded: $43000

Number Awarded: 2 each year.

Duration: 1 year; may be renewed.

Deadline: February of each year.

Eligibility: Applicants must have a doctoral degree from an accredited school, hold a master's degree in nursing or a master's degree in a field related to nursing a bachelor's degree in nursing, be a citizen of the United States, hold active and current registration as a graduate professional nurse in a state, territory, or commonwealth of the United States, and be able to meet the credentialing and licensing requirements of the VA. They must be interested in improving their research skills while working at a VA facility.

Contact Information:
Department of Veteran Affairs
Veterans Health Administration, Room 475Z
Attn: Office of Academic Affiliations
810 Vermont Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20420
202/273-8373
Fortune.Kennedy@hq.med.va.gov
www.va.gov/OAA