Awards & Scholarships

2019 CNSA AWARD APPLICATIONS

All award applications must be submitted by September 15th, 2019. 

Award recipients will be announced at the Awards Ceremony on October 13th 2019 during the 2019 CNSA Annual Convention

You work long, hard hours to bring your fellow students all the news that is fit to print. So when do you get your recognition? The time is now!

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You work long, hard hours to bring your fellow students all the news and information online for easy access. We want to recognize you!

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It is no secret that CNSA chapters do outstanding community work. In recognition of this, each year the CNSA Board of Directors presents the Community Health Award to the CNSA chapter which has conducted the best community health project in the state. This is a way CNSA can reward and thank chapters for participating in their communities.

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Working on a Breakthrough to Nursing project is one of the major avenues by which nursing students can act in a unified way to ultimately improve the way that nursing care is catered to diverse groups of people.

This award is given to the CNSA school chapter whose project best demonstrates their commitment to assisting nontraditional nursing students to successfully complete their education.

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Do you know an excellent CNSA member?

Recognize a phenomenal CNSA member by nominating them for the CNSA Member of the Year Award. This award recognizes students who have shown exceptional dedication to CNSA. 

NOMINATE MEMBERS HERE

CNSA would like to help you recognize outstanding faculty members who demonstrate leadership qualities and continuously give support to student involvement in CNSA.

NOMINATE FACULTY HERE

The Star Chapter Award recognizes CNSA constituent chapters for their ongoing involvement in CNSA and National Student Nurses’ Association (NSNA) and their commitment to shared governance, community service, leadership, and professional development.

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2019 CNSA SCHOLARSHIPS

Applications are now being accepted for the CNSA Foundation Scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic year! All scholarship applications must be submitted by September 15, 2019!

Winners will be notified by October 1st, 2019. Scholarship recipients will be recognized at the CNSA Annual Awards Ceremony during the 2019 CNSA Annual Convention in Pomona, CA on October 13th.

Are you eligible to apply?
• Enrolled in a state-approved program for pre-licensure nursing
• Current NSNA member (must be a member through October 31, 2019)
• Current GPA 3.0 or higher

Criteria used to select awardees:
• Personal reflection essay (not a research essay!)
• Letter of reference 
• Nursing student engagement examples