Scholarships Opportunities


2014 Academic Scholarship Opportunities

Over the past 22 years, the ENA Foundation has awarded over $2 million dollars in support of its mission to provide educational scholarships and research grants in the discipline of emergency nursing. These scholarships and grants are made possible due to the generous support from individuals, ENA members state councils, local chapters, industry and friends of emergency nursing.

ENA Foundation academic scholarships offered are available for licensed nurses who are current members of the Emergency Nurses Association, in addition there are a minimum number of scholarships offered for non-RN applicants with specific eligibility requirements.

Please take a moment to read the academic scholarship application prerequisites for all ENA Foundation scholarships before applying.

To view a list of the 2014 named academic scholarships available by category, click here.

Please select the application in the category you are applying for below:

2014 Non-RN Application
2014 Undergraduate
2014 Masters Application
2014 Doctoral Application

Submission deadline is June 1, 2014.

If you are selected, the ENA Foundation staff will contact you directly. Those who are not selected will be notified by mail.  

If you are interested in requesting assistance from a previous scholarship reviewer(mentor), please contact the ENA Foundation at (847)460-4100, and request that a scholarship mentor contact you. ​


2014 Professional Development Scholarships

Professional development education scholarships meet member needs for short-term, focused education. Frequently the nurse applicants do not receive funds from their hospitals to support their participation in ENA educational programs. Thanks to generous donations to the ENA Foundation, we have the opportunity to award the following continuing education awards.


Annual Conference Scholarships

The ENA Foundation is able to offer 20 scholarships to attend the 2014 ENA Annual Conference in Indianapolis, IN. These scholarships, valued at $500 each, are intended to ease the overall conference cost and travel expenses for ENA members who otherwise would be unable to attend. 

Please check back in Mid-May for applications to apply.

Click here for a complete list of the previous recipients

For additional information about the ENA Foundation, please e-mail or contact a member of the Development Department at 847-460-4100.