Awards and Scholarships

Awards and Scholarships

Scholarships

The following scholarships are being offered during the NACNS Award Season. Our scholarships are open only to NACNS members, and are brought to you in partnership with CNS Institute.

(Please click on the scholarship title to view the description and criteria for each award, and to view the application form):

Did you know that CNSI offers travel and research grants exclusively to NACNS members? Click here for more information.

Awards

Each year the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists recognizes individual members and affiliates who, through their extraordinary work, raise the profile of the clinical nurse specialist role, research, practice, education, and service.  Award nominations open each year in the fall. Review criteria and application requirements below.

The application period for 2024 is now closed.

The following awards are being offered during the NACNS 2024 Award Season
(Please click on the award title to view the description and criteria for each award, and to view the application form):

*The Awards Committee reserves the right to not select an awardee for a specific award if the candidates do not meet the eligibility criteria*

View Past Award Winners