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Exclusive Nurse Leader Scholarship for ANA Members


Note: all WSNA members are members of ANA as well

Capella Univer­sity and the ANA Leader­ship Insti­tute are excited to announce the Nurse Leader Schol­ar­ship” for nurses who want to advance their career and move into expanded clinical and leader­ship roles. The schol­ar­ships, ranging from $4,500-$7,500, are avail­able for Capella Univer­si­ty’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program and Doctor of Nursing (DNP) program. Appli­cants for the schol­ar­ship are required to be ANA members as of May 1, 2016, new to Capella, and must apply and start by September 12th.

This is a unique oppor­tu­nity solely for ANA members.

ANA is excited that Capella is again offering this schol­ar­ship to our members and that we have an extended agree­ment to continue to advance nursing leader­ship,” said Nancy Robert, PhD, MBA, RN, ANA Chief Product and Marketing Officer.

ANA, the nation’s leading profes­sional organi­za­tion repre­senting the inter­ests of the nation’s 3.4 million regis­tered nurses, is working with Capella through its Leader­ship Insti­tute to create online courses and webinars designed to improve the leader­ship and manage­ment skills of nurses.

ANA’s focus on advancing the nursing profes­sion directly aligns with Capel­la’s mission to educate nurses to be leaders in trans­forming health care,” said F. Patrick Robinson, PhD, RN, FAAN, Dean of the School of Nursing and Health Sciences at Capella Univer­sity. We are pleased to continue our support for our joint efforts to improve care through afford­able advanced nursing educa­tion that allows profes­sional nurses to meet their educa­tion and career goals.”

For more infor­ma­tion, go to www​.capella​.edu and search for Nurse Leader Scholarship.”