QGenda - AACN Scholarship


QGenda, a leader in healthcare workforce management solutions, has joined with AACN on a new scholarship program for students in undergraduate and graduate nursing programs.

The $5,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student from an AACN member school according to this schedule: 

  • July - Only students in entry-level baccalaureate programs may apply
  • February - Only students in accelerated baccalaureate or master’s programs may apply
  • October - Only students in master’s and doctoral programs may apply

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Must be a current masters or doctoral nursing student.
  2. Must have at least a 3.5 GPA.
  3. Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident. 
  4. Provide one academic or professional reference. 
  5. Submit an essay (500-word maximum) on how they want to make an impact as a nurse OR how a nurse has specifically impacted them.

Application Deadlines

  • July 1
  • February 1
  • October 1

Apply Now

Note: must be currently enrolled in a nursing program to be eligible


If you have any questions, please contact Foundation Coordinator, Alexa Betances at abetances@aacnnursing.org.

2024 Scholarship Recipients


Miracle Otuya

Miracle Otuya
Notre Dame of Maryland University

2023 Scholarship Recipients


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Amanda Rodriguez
MSN student
Elmhurst University


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Stacia Fredericks
BSN student
Pennsylvania State University Harrisburg