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Doctoral Scholarships

Doctoral scholarships are supported by the Oncology Nursing Foundation and the Ann Olson Doctoral Scholarship is supported by Pfizer.


All awards, grants and scholarships are tentative and subject to change based on funding availability.

Application Due:  January 31
Applicants will be notified via email by April 2021
Scholarship funding will be available after July 1

Award: Doctoral scholarships awarded at $5,000 and $7,500.

NOTE: An individual cannot receive this award more than one time

Purpose: To provide scholarships to registered nurses who are interested in and committed to oncology nursing to continue their education by pursuing a research doctoral degree (PhD or DNSc) or clinical doctoral degree (DNP).

Selection Criteria:

  • The candidate must be currently enrolled in (or applying to) a PhD, DNSc or DNP nursing degree program for the 2021-2022 academic year.
  • The candidate must have a current license to practice as a registered nurse and must have an interest in and commitment to oncology nursing.
  • Two professional letters of support are required. One of these letters must address the applicant's ability to perform doctoral level work.
  • At the end of each year of scholarship participation, the nurse shall submit a summary describing the education activities in which he/she participated.

To Apply Online: 

Clinical Doctoral Scholarship

Research Doctoral Scholarship

Required: Submit $5 application fee payable to Oncology Nursing Foundation through ONS.

 

 

Scholarship Recipients

2020 Doctoral Scholarship Recipients

 

 


Amanda Bennet

Amanda Bennet

Simpsonville, SC

Rebecca Berger

Rebecca Berger

St Petersburg, FL

Katrina Bezak

Katrina Bezak

Hamden, CT

Mindy Blbart

Mindy Blbart

Blacklick, OH

Loyda Braithwaite

Loyda Braithwaite

Madison, WI

Ya-Ning Chan

Ya-Ning Chan

Chapel HIll, NC

Marloe Esch

Marloe Esch

Milwaukee, WI

Karen Hande

Karen Hande

Nashville, TN

Tina Harris

Tina Harris

Ringgold, GA

Elisabeth King

Elisabeth King

Monrovia, CA

Shah Megha

Shah Megha

Hoffman Estates, IL

Andrea Moran

Andrea Moran

Woodbury, CT

Andrea Moran

Jennifer Nance

Raleigh, NC

Katrina Rice

Katrina Rice

Rochester, MN

Piera Robson

Piera Robson

New York, NY

Stephanie Russell

Stephanie Russell

Laurel, MD

Rebecca Simmons

Rebecca Simmons

Chocowinity, NC

Courtney Sullivan

Courtney Sullivan

Memphis, TN

Stacey Teicher

Stacey Teicher

Pleasant Hill, CA

Colleen Vega

Colleen Vega

San Jose, CA