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Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation 2012 - 2013 Scholarships and Awards Available Now

Posted almost 6 years ago by Richard Brown

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2012-2013 Scholarships and Awards Available Now 

Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation 2012-2013 Scholarships & Awards Program 

The Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation has its 2012-2013 Scholarships & Awards Program available now.  This program includes 2 scholarships and 11 awards

Applications are available on the NPHF website (http://www.nphealthcarefoundation.org) and are due by November 1, 2012.  Scholarships and awards are available for the 2012-2013 academic year in the following areas: 

1. NPHF/Procter & Gamble Endowed Scholarship in Community Service- awarded to an NP student who has made a significant positive contribution in school, in the community, or in patient care while in the pursuit of an advanced degree. (Endowed scholarship through an educational grant from Procter & Gamble.)

One scholarship will be awarded - Amount of award:  $1,000

 

2. NPHF/Procter & Gamble Endowed Scholarship in Gastroenterology- awarded to an NP student whose clinical and/or research interests are in the field of gastroenterology. (Endowed scholarship through an educational grant from Procter & Gamble.)

One scholarship will be awarded - Amount of award:  $1,000

 

3. NPHF/Purdue Pharma Pain Management Awards- five (5) awards will be given to graduate NP students or practicing NPs to support research or educational projects related to pain management. Priority will be given to projects that target pain relief while avoiding misuse/abuse/diversion. Each recipient will receive an initial award of $3,500.  Upon completion of the project, an additional $1,500 will be award to each recipient to support project dissemination (e.g., travel expenses for presenting at a national meeting; editing a paper for publication; preparing a poster, etc.).  The project must be completed within 2 years. (Supported through an educational grant from Purdue Pharma L.P.)

Five (5) awards - Total amount of each award: $5,000

 

4. NPHF/Astellas Pharma Global Development, Inc. Heart Health Through the Ages Awards- six (6) awards will be given to graduate NP students or practicing NPs to support service, research or educational projects in the area of heart health.  There will be two awards each in pediatric, adult, and geriatric heart health.  Each recipient will receive an initial award of $2,500.  Upon completion of the project, an additional $1,000 will be awarded to each recipient to support project dissemination (e.g., travel expenses for presenting at a national meeting; editing a paper for publication; preparing a poster, etc.).  The project must be completed within 2 years. (Supported through a charitable donation from Astellas Pharma Global Development, Inc.)

Six (6) awards - Total amount of each award: $3,500 

 

Information about eligibility criteria, deadlines, and applications is available on the NPHF website:  http://www.nphealthcarefoundation.org.  Click on Projects & Programs.