Connecting Nurse Practitioners to the Financial Support You Need
As nurse practitioners (NPs) are securing their place on the front lines of health care, the American Association of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) is here with the funding opportunities you need to continue to advance the NP profession and enhance patient care. From scholarships and grants to research awards and external funding information, AANP members have access to a host of opportunities that open doors to a world of knowledge and educational experiences.
“It is really exciting to have this support from AANP. I appreciated being able to reach out at the national conference and get AANP support in making connections at NIDA. AANP has really taken the lead in making sure NPs are educated.” —Kathleen Broglio, DNP, ANP-BC, ACHPN, CPE, FPCN 2018 NIDA Mentored Training Award in Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Treatment Science awardee
Loretta Ford Centennial Scholarship
In honor of Dr. Loretta Ford, co-founder of the NP role, AANP has launched a special scholarship program to empower NPs of the future. This program will provide support to AANP members who are registered nurses (RNs) as they pursue advanced education to earn their Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP). Applicants will follow in the footsteps of Dr. Ford, epitomizing the qualities of courage, determination, perseverance, dedication and introspection. The deadline to apply is February 5, 2021.