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Every year, the Canadian Nurses Foundation gives out more than $275,000 in scholarships and bursaries to advance nursing practice and knowledge in Canada. Our scholarships are awarded based upon merit. We believe that supporting Canada’s best and brightest nurses will ultimately lead to superior patient outcomes and a stronger Canadian health care system. As Canada’s only national nursing foundation, we proudly accept applications from students across the country, in all regions of Canada.

Online scholarship applications must be submitted no later than midnight EST on March 31. Applicants will be informed of results by the end of June.

The scholarships applications will re-open in December 2016.

The 2016-2017 online Certification application process is now closed.

The online Certification Awards application process will be available from April 1st to October 31 2016. You may apply only for the cost of the exam fee, not including tax or test centre fee.

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