The Canadian Nurses Foundation is proud to offer more than 50 scholarships in support of nursing education. Scholarship awards are limited to Canadian citizens or permanent residents who are studying in Canada at a Canadian university or college.

The Canadian Nurses Foundation is the only national foundation solely committed to promoting the health and patient care of Canadians by financially supporting Canadian nurses engaged in higher education, research, home health-care and specialty certification; advocating dissemination and utilization of nursing knowledge.

 

Academic Level

Scholarships are available for students who are studying at a Canadian university or college.

 

Available Courses

Scholarships are awarded in the field of nursuing.

 

Value of Award

The ranges are as follows:

  • Baccalaureate – $3,000
  • Masters and Nurse Practitioner – $1,000 to $5,000
  • Doctoral – $1,800 to $10,000
  • TD Aboriginal Nursing Fund at all levels – ($1,500 – $5,000)
  • RBC Diversity in Nursing Awards for internationally educated nurses

 

Applicant Eligibility

Scholarship awards are limited to Canadian citizens or permanent residents who are studying in Canada at a Canadian university or college. Applicants must have at least three semesters remaining in their program after June 30.

Nationality: Canadian citizens or permanent residents are eligible.

 

How to Apply

To apply for a scholarship or a certification award, please complete the appropriate online application. All scholarship applications require the following documentation:

  • Confirmation of registration in the next semester of your program
  • Recent transcripts or web-based grades
  • Two references (from academic supervisors where possible)
  • Other documentation as specified in the eligibility criteria of a specific award

 

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 31, 2017.

Scholarship Page