The Foundation offers professional development scholarships to help nurses maintain competency and to ensure safe and high-quality care through select educational programs.
Surgical Conference & Expo Grants
The AORN Foundation is offering grants to help defray the costs of attending the OR Executive Summit and AORN Surgical Conference & Expo 2014. Grant awards will vary between $700 - $3,000. Applications must be submitted by December 8, 2013 at midnight, MST. Recipients will be notified by January 15.
*AORN members and non-members qualify to apply for grant funding.
The AORN Foundation awards scholarships to students who are pursuing a career in perioperative nursing and to registered nurses who are continuing their education in perioperative nursing by pursuing a bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree.
The application process for the 2013-14 school year is now closed. For those who applied, you will be notified of your status by August 1st. The 2014-2015 application will open in January 2014.
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