Nursing News

HRSA’s Nurse Faculty Loan Program is Accepting Applications

Consider applying for HRSA’s Nurse Faculty Loan Program.  The purpose of HRSA’s one-year funding opportunity is to increase the number of qualified nursing faculty by providing funding to accredited schools of nursing to offer loans to students in advanced education nursing degree programs who are committed to becoming nurse faculty.

Eligible applicants are schools of nursing in accordance with 846A of the Public Health Services Act. Any school(s) of nursing affiliated with this application must be accredited at the time of application – and for the duration of the award – by a national agency approved by the Secretary of Education for nurse education accreditation.

The deadline for applications is November 28.

Note: NFLP funds are awarded to institutions.