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 and search for “Nurse Leader Scholarship.”