VNF was established to
continue programs of support and innovation for nurses and nursing in
the Commonwealth. To promote and enhance the professional development and education of registered nurses, VNF provides several scholarships aimed at alleviating some of the financial burden associated with furthering education.
2016 VNA Fall Conference Scholarships
The Virginia Nurses Foundation is pleased to offer multiple scholarships to attend the VNA Fall Conference at a 50% discount off the regular member/nonmember registration fee. We are accepting applications through September 7, 2016.
Owens & Minor Nursing Scholarship
The Virginia Nurses Foundation awards Owens & Minor Nursing Scholarships to three junior and/or senior nursing students currently completing requirements for a baccalaureate degree with a major in
nursing at a state-approved and nationally-accredited school of
We are accepting applications through August 30, 2016.
Leslie Herdegen Rohrer Political Leadership Scholarship
In 2007, VNF established the Leslie Herdegen Rohrer Political Leadership Scholarship for nurses accepted into the Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership at
the University of Virginia.
Note: The Sorensen Institute is not currently accepting applications for 2017. Check the program website for information related to availability.