AORN Scholarship Program

Scholarship Description

Applicant must be an RN and a member of AORN in good standing.  Membership must be maintained continuously for 12 months prior to the application deadlines of April 1 and October 1 and throughout the funding period.  Membership is considered lapsed if full dues are not received at AORN Headquarters by the last day of the renewal month.  Members of the AORN Foundation Board of Trustees and/or staff and the Scholarship Committee are ineligible for scholarship funds.  Applicant must submit proof of acceptance or enrollment in a baccalaureate or masters of nursing degree program or a related complimentary field, or doctoral degree program at an accredited institution.  Enrollment in a pre-nursing curriculum applicable to admission in a baccalaureate nursing program must be accreditd by the National League of Nursing.  Applicants must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.  Payment will be made directly to the student at the end of the funding period upon successful completion of the course, receipt of course grade, and copy of all OTHER receipts for expenses.  These must be sent to the AORN Foundation within 30 days of completion of course.  Student must receive a B or better to receive payment.  Student must sign disclaimer and return to AORN Foundation within five (5) days of receipt of payment.  This disclaimer is required by the IRS, failure to do so may jeopardize further scholarship awards.

Year of Need: College Junior, College Senior, College 5th Year, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad, 3rd Year Grad,


Num Awards: Varies

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2021-10-01


Sponsoring Organization Association of Operating Room Nurses, Inc.
2170 South Parker Road Suite 300
Denver, CO 802315711

Contact Person: AORN Scholarship Committee

Phone: 303-755-6300

Fax: 303-755-4219