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August 30, 2010

AANP Foundation Educational Scholarships and Project/Research Grants

At a time when finances limit opportunities, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Foundation is proud to announce $92,000 in offerings available for nurse practitioner (NP) educational scholarships and project/research grants through the AANP Foundation Scholarship & Grant Program 2010 Funding Cycle.

The AANP Foundation works year-round with leaders in the NP community, members of the Corporate Partner Council (CPC) and other corporate supporters in the healthcare industry to evaluate funding needs and define the allocation of financial support. This year, the wide-range of topics supported through grant offerings for practicing NPs include, childhood obesity, diabetes and nutrition. The 2010 Funding Cycle also offers NP student scholarships at the master’s and doctoral levels.

Complete details related to the AANP Foundation Scholarship & Grant Program 2010 Funding Cycle, including a full list of offerings, eligibility requirements, application information and deadlines, are available on the AANP Foundation website, www..aanp.org/foundation.

Availability Published: August 16, 2010
Deadline to request Application materials: October 22, 2010
Application Submission Deadline: October 25, 2010
Scholarship & Grant Award Recipients Announced: December 23, 2010
Funding Period: January 1, 2010 – December 31, 2010

The AANP Foundation has been committed to supporting the continuing education efforts of Nurse Practitioners since its first Scholarship and Grant Program Funding Cycle in 1998. As of December, 2009, the AANP Foundation had awarded $659,650 worth of scholarships and grants. This amount is expected to reach $742,650 by the end of 2010.

Beginning in 2011, the AANP Foundation will be announcing new humanitarian service projects and planned giving opportunities to expand its support of Nurse Practitioners. An electronic newsletter will be released soon to keep NPs appraised of the AANP Foundation’s exciting new programs and services. Please visit our website at www..aanp.org/foundation often for the most current updates. We look forward to partnering together on projects that benefit NPs and the communities they serve.

For any questions please contact:
Margaret Crump, MPH
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Foundation
Manager of Programs and Volunteers
(512) 442-4262 X 5210

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Fall 2010 Graduation Applications

Graduation Applications are due in to the Registrar’s Office by Tuesday, September 7, 2010. You can obtain the graduation application and your progress report by going to http://www.govst.edu/appreg/t_registrar.aspx?id=1757. Please remember to sign both forms before turning them in to the Registrar's Office before the deadline date as No Late Applications Will Be Accepted.

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