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Education Trust Fund

Congratulations to the following students who have received the 2014 Education Trust Fund Bursary Award:

  • Janice Dryburgh - Fanshawe College
  • Alanna Piksiades - Confederation College
  • Daniel Jeffrey Mousseau - Mohawk College
  • Jessica Marie Frohlich - Conestoga College
  • Shannon Katheleen McLean - Georgian College
  • Burcu Digdem Iltan - Fanshawe College
  • Bok Seon Park - George Brown College
  • Brittany Spurr - Fleming College
  • Karli Ideso - Fanshawe College
  • Kimberly Smith - Georgian 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 750 to 1000 words on one of the following topics, scholarly format using APA:

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

2. Letter from Nursing Faculty on Educational Institution Letterhead 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,  Anne McKenzie, 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.