Scholarship Opportunities

Advocate for Rehab Nurses on Capitol Hill!

Have you ever wanted to learn more about public policy or advocate for rehabilitation nurses on Capitol Hill?niwi

The Nurse in Washington Internship (NIWI) provides nurses with the opportunity to learn how to influence health care through legislative and regulatory processes. NIWI 2015 will be held March 15-17.

Participants will:

  • learn from health policy experts and government officials
  • network with other nurses
  • visit members of Congress

The application period is now closed. Applications for NIWI 2016 will reopen in the fall. For more information about NIWI, please click here.

Mary Ann Mikulic Scholarship

The Mary Ann Mikulic Scholarship offers one full tuition scholarship for a first-time attendee to the 41st Anniversary ARN Annual Conference, September 30 - October 3, in New Orleans, LA.

Eligibility requirements include:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Currently practicing in the specialty of Rehabilitation Nursing
  • Have never attended an ARN conference

The scholarship covers the registration fee for one nurse. Transportation to and from the conference as well as accommodations while at the meeting must be covered by the scholarship recipient.

The application deadline is June 1, 2015.

BSN Scholarship

ARN offers financial assistance in the form of a $1,500 scholarship to nurses working toward a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree.

Scholarship eligibility requirements include:

  • membership and involvement in ARN
  • enrollment in a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program in good standing and successful completion of at least one course
  • current practice in rehabilitation nursing
  • a minimum of 2 years’ experience in rehabilitation nursing

The application deadline is June 1, 2015.

Graduate Scholarship

ARN offers financial assistance in the form of a $1,500 scholarship to nurses working toward a Master’s of Science in Nursing (MSN) or a doctorate degree in nursing (PhD, DNP, or DNS/DNSc).

Scholarship eligibility requirements include:

  • membership and involvement in ARN
  • current enrollment in a graduate level degree program, in good standing, and successful completion of at least one course
  • current practice in rehabilitation nursing
  • minimum of two years' experience in rehabilitation nursing

The application deadline is June 1, 2015.