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Education Trust Fund

Congratulations to the following students who have received the 2013 Education Trust Fund Bursary Award:

  • Jennifer Calver - Sir Sandford Fleming College
  • Allison Cormier - Niagara College
  • Brittany Lynn Rosseel - Conestoga College
  • Hilary Sudar - Conestoga College
  • Lindsey Cudney - Georgian College
  • Patricia Dawn Fitzgerald - Fanshawe College

The Education Trust Fund of the Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario continues to administer an Education Trust Fund bursary program. The bursaries awarded annually will be $750.00 per recipient.

Students from both 1st and 2nd year are welcome to apply. The deadline is October, 31st of each year.

The following attachments must accompany the application:

1. Applicant's Essay of a minimum of 750 words or more of one of the following topics:

  • Legislation
  • Advocacy for RPNAO
  • Scope of Practice
  • Leadership

2. Letter from Nursing Faculty stating professionalism and performance of the student.

Applicants will be notified by November 30th, each year of the Trust Fund's decision.

For any additional information,  please contact the RPNAO Education Trust Fund,  Brenda Mundy, Chair  by e-mail at  with the subject 'RPNAO Education Trust Fund Bursary Program'

or contact the  RPNAO office at (905)602-4664 ext. 221 or 222.