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  • Mark Your Calendar for the 2020 Student Policy Summit

    Students— September 01, 2019

    Registration for the 2020 Student Policy Summit Opens October 14! This three-day conference provides nursing students the opportunity to experience and participate in the federal policy process.

  • Call for GNSA Liaisons

    Students— August 06, 2019

    AACN's Graduate Nursing Student Academy (GNSA) is seeking one or more graduate students to represent AACN Member Schools as a GNSA Liaison. 

  • Meet the New GNSA Leadership Council

    Students— July 30, 2019

     Six new members chosen for the 2019-2021 GNSA Leadership Council. This group of leaders from across the country play a critical role in GNSA program development.

  • Congratulations to the Latest AACN Scholarship Recipients

    Students— December 05, 2018

    The AfterCollege-AACN Scholarship Fund supports students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing. 

  • Congratulations to the Latest AACN Scholarship Recipients

    Students— June 27, 2018

    AACN is pleased to announce the latest scholarship winners of the CastleBranch/AACN Geraldine "Polly" Bednash award. This award was created to support outstanding nursing students in baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral programs. Please join us in congratulating the following scholarship recipients. For more information on these and other AACN scholarships, view our student scholarships page. 

  • New Student Scholarship Recipients Announced

    Students— May 09, 2018

    AACN is pleased to announce the latest scholarship winners from two awards programs funded by AfterCollege and Hurst Review Services. These programs were created to support outstanding students seeking baccalaureate and graduate degrees in nursing. Please join us in congratulating the following scholarship recipients. For more information on these and other AACN scholarships, view our student scholarships page. 

  • New Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars Selected by AACN and the Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing’s Future

    Students— April 23, 2018

    AACN is pleased to announce that five Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars have been selected through a national scholarship program funded by the Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing’s Future. 

  • Funding Opportunity for DNP Students

    Students— March 07, 2018

    The partnership project will provide two awards of up to $6,000 for project grants to DNP students at an AACN member school in a DNP informatics program or in a DNP program in another area of advanced nursing practice, but with a background in informatics. Applications for the awards are due Wednesday, March 14, 2018.

  • GNSA Hosts Inaugural National Conference

    Students— February 28, 2018

    The GNSA Conference, held February 22-24 in Atlanta, GA, was a memorable event for graduate nursing students from across the country.

  • Gold Foundation’s Humanism in Healthcare Essay Contest Expands to Nursing Students

    Students— February 15, 2018

    The Arnold P. Gold Foundation is delighted to announce that the Hope Babette Tang Humanism in Healthcare Essay Contest will expand in 2018 to include nursing students, a collaboration with AACN and AAMC.