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  • Conference Opportunity for Graduate Students – 2020 Graduate Nursing Student Academy Conference

    Students— February 26, 2020

    The 2020 Graduate Nursing Student Academy (GNSA) Conference, which is exclusively tailored for students in master’s and doctoral programs, will be held in Washington, DC August 13-14, 2020.

  • 2020 Student Policy Summit this March: Register and Sponsor Today!

    Students— January 08, 2020

    Register for the 2020 AACN Student Policy Summit (March 22-24)! The Summit is a wonderful opportunity for baccalaureate and graduate nursing students enrolled in an AACN member school to attend a three-day conference held in Washington, DC.

  • AACN Awards 2019 NIDA Award to Monjama Korngor

    Students— December 05, 2019

    Congratulations Monjama Korngor on receiving the 2019 American Association Colleges of Nursing (AACN) and the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) Substance Use Disorders Evidence-Based Practice Training Award.

  • Funding and Training Opportunity for Graduate Students through National Institute of Drug Abuse

    Students— October 29, 2019

    AACN is pleased to announce availability of a National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) mentored training award to support a graduate student (Master's, Doctoral, or Post-Doctoral) from an accredited program (or a PhD program) at an AACN member school.

  • 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.