AANP Scholarships

Financial Support to Enhance Your NP Career

American Association of Nurse Practitioners - AANP Scholarships

You are committed to excellence in advanced nursing practice. Now, become empowered to succeed by applying for an exclusive scholarship from AANP!

Whether you are just starting your journey to becoming an NP or are seeking your DNP or PhD, these scholarships help you gain valuable advanced learning, maximize your professional development and become a trusted health care expert for your patients. AANP is proud to support the talented NPs and health care leaders of tomorrow.

2019 AANP Scholarship Program

To become an NP, you need advanced clinical training and education. AANP Scholarships are available to members who are currently enrolled in an accredited graduate school in pursuit of an advanced degree or certification. Applicants must be licensed as a registered nurse and be scheduled to complete their eligible NP program between fall 2019 and summer 2020.

Applicants may receive up to $2,500 to $5,000 in scholarship funding. Only completed applications will be accepted and reviewed.

Applications closed on March 25, 2019 at 5 p.m. CT. All applicants will be notified once the scholarship recipients have been determined. If you are selected to receive a scholarship, you will be required to complete and sign a written acknowledgement form.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Not be a member of or be related to a member of the AANP Board of Directors or a State Representative.
  • Not be an AANP staff member or be related to an AANP staff member.
  • Be licensed as a registered nurse.
  • Complete the NP program between fall 2019 and summer 2020.

Eligible Disciplines

Applicants should be enrolled in one of these academic disciplines:

  • Master’s Degree in Nursing (Nurse Practitioner Track)
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice (Post Master’s or BSN to DNP)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing or Related Field

Supporting Documents

To apply, please provide these additional documents with your application:

  • Copy of Your NP Program of Study
  • Copy of Your Most Recent Official, Certified Transcript
  • Two Current, Professional References on Letterhead
  • Current CV or Résumé