A grant award of up to $2,500 will be given to one nursing program that wishes to establish or enhance involvement in NSNA by their school club or NSNA chapter thereby developing leadership skills among nursing students at the school level. Funds are only provided for the following:
School clubs wishing to create an official NSNA chapter. For more information about starting a chapter, refer to Getting the Pieces to Fit available on www.nsna.org under "publications".
Special initiatives/activities of an official NSNA Chapter where leadership principles can be applied and learned, and that promote the advancement of NSNA Resolutions adopted by the NSNA House of Delegates within the last ten years. (Note: a portion of the funds can be used to support attendance at NSNA meetings or conventions).
The school that received the grant is recognized at the NSNA Annual Convention during the Opening Ceremony. The 63rd NSNA Annual Convention takes place in Phoenix, Arizona. The Opening Ceremony is on Wednesday evening, April 8, 2015.