Scholarships

research_grants_body_400To further advance the profession of emergency nursing, the ENA Foundation is proud to offer dozens of educational scholarships annually. Academic scholarships are available for education ranging from associate to doctoral degrees. The Foundation also provided 43 conference scholarships for nurses to attend ENA’s annual conference.

The call for scholarships is currently closed and will re-open March 1, 2018 - April 28, 2018. Learn more about our scholarships below.

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Did you know that for every scholarship awarded, 5 are unfunded?  Help us provide scholarship support to more deserving emergency nurses by supporting the ENA Foundation Scholarship Fund today!


2017 Academic Scholarships

The 2017 call for scholarship applications is currently closed, but scholarship descriptions can be found below. Recipients will be announced in August. Congratulations to the 2017 academic and conference scholarship recipients!

 


ENA Foundation Scholarships

Elizabeth B. Moore Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship

This scholarship is named in memory of ENA lifetime member Elizabeth “Betty” B. Moore, (1929-2014). Betty was an early ENA member and an advocate for continuing education who always gave back to others through her community and medical mission trips. She was also a mentor to many.

 

Requirements: This scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate nursing student who demonstrates interest and merit in emergency nursing as well as financial need. Applicants do not need to be members of ENA but must provide a letter of reference from a current ENA member. This scholarship is eligible for renewal.

 

Number of Awards: One (1)
Amount of Award: $5,000
Submission Deadline: April 28, 2017
Recipient Notified: After August 1, 2017

ENA Foundation State Challenge Scholarships - Emergency Department Employees

Support for these scholarships is made possible by the generous donations received from ENA members through fundraising events and campaigns. Eligible emergency department employees include but are not limited to – emergency medical technicians, clerical coordinators, CNA’s, registration clerks, etc.

Requirements: Applicants must be pursuing an associate or baccalaureate degree in nursing. The applicant will be required to include a letter from the Emergency Department nurse director/manager stating the applicant’s interest in emergency nursing. Applicant must also provide proof of at least one year emergency department employment. Applicants do not need to be members of ENA but must provide a letter of reference from a current ENA member.

 

Number of Awards: Two (2)
Amount of Award: $2,500 each
Submission Deadline: April 28, 2017
Recipient Notified: After August 1, 2017

New York State ENA September 11 Scholarship – Rescue Workers

Funding for these scholarships is made possible by the generosity of the New York ENA State Council and members through the New York ENA September 11 Endowment.These scholarships are not limited geographically and are awarded to rescue workers who are obtaining an associates or baccalaureate degree in nursing. Eligible rescue workers include pre-hospital care providers, firefighters, and police officers.

 

Requirements: Proof of acceptance into an accredited nursing program and proof of at least one year of pre-hospital work experience is required. Applicants do not need to be members of ENA but must provide a letter of reference from a current ENA member.

Number of Awards: Two (2)
Amount of Award: $2,500 each  
Submission Deadline: April 28, 2017
Recipient Notified: After August 1, 2017

Interested in contributing to a scholarship, or question about the application process? Contact ENA Foundation at 847.460.4100 or ena.foundation@ena.org.

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