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Student News & Announcements
  • Call for GNSA Liaisons

    Students— August 6, 2019

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

  • Now Accepting Applications for New PhD-DNP Collaboration Excellence Award

    Students— January 17, 2019

    The GNSA Award for PhD-DNP Collaboration Excellence spotlights exemplary partnerships between students in research-focused and practice-focused doctoral programs.  All award nominations should be submitted no later than Friday, August 26, 2019. 

  • Registration Now Open for GNSA Virtual Career Fair

    Students— January 16, 2019

    This free opportunity is open to all graduate nursing students at AACN member institutions and will expose students to advanced level nursing positions at hospitals and organizations around the country. 

  • Congratulations to the Latest AACN Scholarship Recipients

    Students— December 5, 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. 

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