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Nursing Foundation of Pennsylvania

 

Give the gift of education.

Gifts by friends of the nursing profession impact many lives in Pennsylvania. Donations assist future nurses achieve their professional dreams. In turn, they are able to provide high-quality patient care.

 

Through your gift today, NFP can continue to meet our mission to ensure nurses for tomorrow.

The Nursing Foundation of Pennsylvania (NFP) is a 501(c) 3, Type II, Supporting Organization,under the broad umbrella of community benefit organizations in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

 

Headquartered in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, NFP provides charitable support to Pennsylvania State Nurses Association (PSNA).

NFP Awards 2017 Scholarships

Alumni Association Scholarship Fund of the Former Albert Einstein Medical Center Nursing School of Philadelphia

  • Gabrielle Schaner, Duquesne University School of Nursing
  • Christine Lee, Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson College of Nursing
  • Jazlynne Davis, Temple University College of Public Health
  • Shripriya Mohan Sahay, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
  • Kelly O’Leary, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Florence (Madden) Grady-Fasick Scholarship Fund

  • Amanda Alexander, Duquesne University School of Nursing
  • Madeline Blalock, Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson College of Nursing
  • Tylyn Cupp, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing
  • Naomi Nii, Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing
  • Maria Scott, Duquesne University School of Nursing

NFP Future Nurse Leader Scholarship

  • Laura Adams, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing
  • Charlene Kirby, Eastern University Nursing Department

Give the Gift

Gifts by friends of the nursing profession impact many lives in Pennsylvania. Donations assist future nurses achieve their professional dreams. In turn, they are able to provide high-quality patient care. Through your gift today, NFP can continue to meet our mission to ensure nurses for the future.

Seal of Excellence

NFP is a recipient of the Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations’ (PANO) Seal of Excellence for successfully completing their rigorous Standards for Excellence® accreditation program. The Standards for Excellence offers tools and resources to empower nonprofits to meet the highest standards of governance, management and operations.

Accomplishments

Since 1995, NFP has awarded approximately $168,000 in scholarships to 138 students for nursing education and research grants.

Since 1990, NFP has worked in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Veterans of Foreign Wars to award the Jack E. Barger, Sr., Memorial Scholarship to more than 90 nursing students.

Nursing Foundation of Pennsylvania

Our Goal

NFP’s goal is to advance the educational and professional standards of nursing and the nursing profession through:

  • Grants and scholarships for study, instruction, research and scholarly pursuits in nursing
  • Financial support of PSNA’s efforts to provide continuing education for PA’s RNs
  • Operational support for NFP’s daily work

Our Vision

To ensure nurses for tomorrow

Our Mission

To be the premier charitable organization for professional nurses in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Our Beliefs

Nurses are pillars in our communities, viewed as the most trusted profession in our nation. Having an adequate number of nurses improves quality of life and patient care. We believe that qualified nursing students should have the financial and career resources to successfully complete their education. We look to experienced nurses to generate new knowledge through research. Those entrusted to nursing care have the right to expect qualified, caring RNs who uphold a strong code of ethics and responsibility.

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