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WeRPN regularly provides information on funding opportunities for RPNs to pursue different educational opportunities. Check back regularly for updates on current funding opportunities.

Funding & Scholarships


RNFOO offers a number of awards and scholarships annually for Ontario Nurses. To find out what you may be eligible for click here

In addition, RPNs may apply for the Nurse Innovator Award – Nurses with new and original ideas and methods can find financial support and mentorship to create the changes they imagine.

Canadian Nurses Foundation

The Canadian Nurses Foundation provides scholarships for nursing students across Canada. These scholarships are awarded based on merit and range from $750 to $10,000. The Canadian Nurses Foundation also provides full reimbursements for CNA nursing specialty certification and renewal exams. Successful completion of the exam must be completed within the year of application. Click here to learn more.

Student Awards Webinar

Are you a Practical Nursing Student looking for scholarship or award funding for your education?

Recently, WeRPN held an informational webinar to outline some of the scholarships and awards available to RPN students. We highlighted the opportunities offered by both RNFOO and CNF. Click here to watch the video of our webinar for more details and how to apply.

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