Academic Scholarships

The mission of the ENA Foundation is to provide educational scholarships and research grants in the discipline of emergency nursing. Annually, since its inception in 1991, academic scholarship have been awarded to emergency nurses (see below). These academic scholarships are made possible because of the generous donations received from individuals, state councils, local chapters, industry and friend of emergency nursing. For additional information about the ENA Foundation, please e-mail ENA.Foundation@ena.org or contact a member of the Development Department at 847-460-4100.



Non-RN – California State Council -Bryan Stowe Scholarship $5,000
  • Nathan Dreesmann, EMT-B, NAC WA
Non-RN – New York State ENA September 11 Scholarship $2,500
  • Khristeen Sproul, AEMT NY
  • Jon Manzano CA
ENA Foundation Non-RN State Challenge Scholarship $2,500
  • Deya Montalvo, EMT, EN CA
  • Dana Worthington Johnson, EMT-B CO
  • Matthew Onofrio, NREMT-P IA
  • Jillian Conley, EMT-B NJ
Charles Kunz Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship $3,000
  • Rita Anderson, RN, CEN AZ
Betty J. Smith, RN (Lt. Army Corpss, WWII) Memorial Scholarship $3,000
  • Mark J. Smith, RN, CEN NC
Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN) Scholarship $3,000
  • Adam Bruhn, RN, CEN NE
Stryker Masters in Healthcare Scholarship $5,000
  • Kristen Connor, BSN, RN, CEN, PHRN CA
ENA Foundation Masters in Healthcare Scholarship $5,000
  • Cheyenne Brown, BS, RN, CEN UT
AnnMarie Papa Stretcherside Miracle Scholarship $5,000
  • Kimberly Johnson, BSN, RN MI
Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN) Scholarship $5,000
  • Diane Blackman, BSN, RN, CEN PA
  • Joyce Fuss, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN IN
  • Jonathan Green, BSN, RN, CEN, CCRN NY
  • Lynn Sayre Visser, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN CA
Colorado State Council – Colorado Rocky Mountain $5,000
  • Cindi Warburton, BSN, RN, CEN OR
Kentucky State Council – Kentucky ENA Founders Scholarship $5,000
  • Dawn McKeown, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN LA
Maryland State Council – Maryland ENA State Council Scholarship $5,000
  • Megan Doede, BSN, RN, CEN MD
Minnesota State Council – "Pathways IV" Scholarship $5,000
  • Mary Jagim, BSN, RN, CEN, FAEN MN
Mississippi State Council – Sonja O. Adkins Mississippi State Scholarship $5,000
  • Jennifer Denno, BSN, RN, CEN CA
New Jersey State Council – Emergency Care Scholarship $5,000
  • John R. Stott II, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN NJ
New Jersey State Council – New Jersey State Challenge Scholarship $5,000
  • Julie Ann Dale, MSN, RN, CEN MO
Northern Chapter (NJ) – Mary Kamienski Scholarship $5,000
  • Dawn M. Sullivan Wright, BSN, RN, CEN IN
West Central Chapter (NJ) – Jeanette Ash Scholarship $5,000
  • Jill McLaughlin, BSN, CEN, RN NY
South Carolina State Council – Antoinette Ruff-Johnson Memorial Scholarship $5,000
  • Kathy Van Dusen, BSN, RN, CEN CA
Tennessee State Council – Tennessee State Challenge Scholarship $5,000
  • Kylie Kersten, BSN, RN AZ
Texas State Challenge – Vicki Patrick Legacy Scholarship $5,000
  • Tiffany Young, BSN, RN NC
ENA Foundation Graduatae State Challenge Scholarship $5,000
  • Jennifer Lechota, BSN, RN MI
Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN) Scholarship $4,000
  • Reagan Norman, BSN, RN, CEN IN
Pysio-Control, Inc. Scholarship $3,000
  • Nancy Alexander, BSN, RN, CEN OH
  • Andrew W. McLuckie, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN, CCRN PA
Gisness Advance Practice Scholarship $3,000
  • Terry Stigdon, BSN, RN, CPEN IN
Karen O'Neil Memorial Scholarship $3,000
  • Theresa Sexton, RN, CEN MA
ENA Foundation State Challenge Scholarship $3,000
  • Amanda Brothwell, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN NV
  • Lori L. Carlen, BSN, RN, CEN NE
  • Theresa Del Biondo, RN PA
  • Jenna Hannity, BSN, RN, CEN WA
  • Ruth Keniston, RN CA
  • Rachael M. Young, BSN, RN, CEN IL
  • Katie Zielinksi, BSN, RN CA
Pamela Stinson Kidd Memorial Doctoral Scholarship $10,000
  • Laura E. Gallagher, MSN, RN, CNS, CEN SC
Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN) Doctoral Scholarship $5,000
  • Linda Roney, MSN, RN-BC, CPEN CT
Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN) Doctoral Scholarship $5,000
  • Jennifer Williams, PHDc, RN, ACNS-BC, CEN MO
Hill-Rom Doctoral Scholarship $4,000
  • Kayla Thompson, BSN, RN, CEN ND
  • Patti Van Auker, MSN, RN, CEN NY


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