Student Nurse News & Resources for Student Nurses
Nursing Resources for Nursing Students at Nurse.com. In this section you will find resources for student nurses that include student news, career profiles for nurses, tips for student nurses, financial aid resources, and a list of online resources which include advice from career and legal experts, educational resources.
The world premiere screening of "The American Nurse" will take place May 7 at the American Film Institute's Silver Theatre and Cultural Center in Silver Spring, Md., to coincide with National Nurses Week. The event is made possible by the American Nurses Foundation and Fresenius Kabi USA. Following the event, the film will be released in 19 theaters in 10 states. The New York premiere takes place May 8 at the Bow Tie Chelsea Cinemas in Manhattan. The film continues through May 15 at Digiplex ... Read more »
Much of the focus in healthcare reform has been on getting people insured. But as a mandatory insurance requirement goes into effect this year and Medicaid is expanded in some states, the next step is making sure people actually get care. That's where nurse practitioners come in. Recent reports suggest nurse practitioners can help meet the primary care needs of patients in rural, urban and suburban areas, particularly in light of a projected physician shortage. But barriers remain in the form ... Read more »
One of the welcome changes that social media has brought to the media industry is amplified reader feedback. Content providers can gauge their audience's thoughts and opinions much more quickly and extensively than in the days before Facebook and Twitter. With more than 200,000 followers on those two platforms combined, Nurse.com uses social media not only to share our news and feature stories, continuing education modules and blog posts with RNs who otherwise might not see them, but also to ... Read more »
- Army ROTC Nurse Officer Program
Provides scholarship, leadership, and job opportunities to prospective college nursing students.
A great Web resource for all financial aid information.
- Johnson & Johnson's Discover Nursing
Excellent resource for nursing scholarships, providing detailed information on over 160 programs at last count.
- National Student Nurses' Association
Offers a scholarship program.
- NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program (formerly Nursing Education Loan Repayment Program)
Registered nurses are eligible to apply, and participants must serve at a health facility in an underserved area to receive loan repayments.
- Peterson's Financial Aid Channel
A comprehensive Financial Aid clearinghouse.
- Sigma Theta Tau International
Maintains a list of nursing scholarships available through organizations and specific nursing schools.
- The Student Guide
The most comprehensive resource on student financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education.