If you are interested in engaging in policy at the national level, then apply to join the GNSA Advocacy Leaders! As a member of this group, you will be asked to help maximize AACN's advocacy efforts on behalf of graduate nursing students. The group will consist of 104 members (2 representatives from each state including the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico) who will participate in quarterly calls to become informed on the latest health policy discussions. In addition, members of the group will also provide feedback to AACN staff on policy issues that are of importance to graduate nursing students.
To be eligible for this group, students must:
- Be a current graduate student at an AACN member school
- Be a current member of the GNSA
- Be able to participate in quarterly conference calls during the year for 1-2 hours
When applying you will be asked to provide a brief paragraph identifying your interest for serving on the GNSA Advocacy Leaders and to include any previous advocacy or policy experience (500 words or less). If you are interested in serving as a GNSA Advocacy Leader for your state, please complete the following application. All applications are due by August 6, 2021.
If you have any questions, contact Marta Okoniewski, Director of Student Engagement at email@example.com, or Autumn Spriggs, Student Services Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org.