Arizona Foundation for the Future of Nursing (AzFFN) is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) charitable and philanthropic arm of the Arizona Nurses Association (AzNA). Funding to support the Foundation and its activities comes from individual contributions, business donations, bequests, recognitions, and memorials.
To ensure that Arizona has a sustainable nursing workforce to continuously enhance and strengthen Arizona nurses’ ability to deliver safe, quality care and assure health and wellness for all, Arizona Foundation for the Future of Nursing (AzFFN) offers a variety of scholarships.
Undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in, or accepted for enrollment in, an academic education program that will support the applicant's goal in furthering a nursing career in Arizona.
Applicants may be enrolled part-time or full-time. Recipients may submit an application for each semester as long as he or she is enrolled in a nursing program and will not be graduating before the granting period.
(Not accepting applications at this time)
Applicants must be a current member of ANA/AzNA. Applicant must be able to provide specific documentation of how the funds will be applied to the source of the career development program to meet professional career goal(s). The Sasmor Scholarship fund provides 10 ANCC certification scholarships each year through the Success Pays Program.
Applicants must be a current member of ANA/AzNA. Applicant must be able to provide specific documentation that describes short and long term goals, professional career goals and rationale for being selected for this scholarship. The application period has closed for 2019. Check back in Spring/Summer 2020.
Please contact the Arizona Foundation for the Future of Nursing