Minority Nurse Faculty Scholarship

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Johnson & Johnson/AACN Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars

The Johnson & Johnson/AACN Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars program provides financial support to graduate nursing students from minority backgrounds who agree to teach in a school of nursing after graduation. Students must be enrolled full-time and preference is given to students in doctoral programs.

2017 Scholarship Application Now Available

The 2017 application for the Johnson & Johnson Minority Nurse Faculty Scholarship is open to full-time students in doctoral and master’s programs who will serve as nurse faculty after completing their degree programs. Scholarship recipients are selected by an application review committee and are awarded $18,000 which is disbursed in the fall. Winners are required to attend AACN’s Faculty Development Conference, which is held in November 2017 and meet regularly with a mentor. For more details on eligibility and to apply online, view the call for applications link below.

Download 2017 Call for Applications

The application deadline is Monday, May 1, 2017. Applications received after that date will not be accepted. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applicants will be advised of funding decisions by Friday August 18, 2017


Previous Scholarship winners

2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 |2008 FALL|2008 SPRING

2016 J&J Scholarship Winners
Attending the AACN Faculty Development Conference


California Endowment-AACN Nurse Faculty Scholarship

Designed to increase the number of minority faculty teaching in California nursing schools, this scholarship program supported nursing students from underrepresented groups who are pursuing graduate degrees and are committed to teaching after graduation.

Third Cohort of Scholarship Winners: Fall 2008

Second Cohort of Scholarship Winners: Fall 2007

First Cohort of Scholarship Winners: Fall 2006