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Canadian Nursing Foundation Scholarships

NOTE: The deadline for this award has passed (February 22, 2019)

Award Quick Look

Deadline: Friday, February 22, 2019

Amount: 3,000

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External


  • Canadian
  • Permanent Resident


  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science


  • School of Graduate Studies

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.

Before you begin the online application, please read our Guide to the Online Application Process. All applicants are required to pay a non-refundable $35.00 fee to help cover administration costs.


  • Agency Deadline: Online submission February 22


  • $3,000-5000 Masters/ $1,800-10,000 Doctoral


  • Canadian/PR

For more information, the application procedure and the application please visit the Canadian Nurses Foundation website.