The Foundation offers professional development scholarships to help nurses maintain competency and to ensure safe and high-quality care through select educational programs. There are no professional grants available at this time.
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. This year, new scholarships are available to graduating high school students entering nursing school.
The application for the 2015-2016 school year is now open. Please apply online and good luck to you.
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