Funding  >  Education Trust Fund

The Education Trust Fund was established in 1990. Each year, WeRPN dedicates one dollar from every membership to the Fund to offer practical nursing student members in their first or second year of study access to educational bursaries valued at $1000.

Application Requirements

To apply for a Education Trust Fund bursary, applicants must submit the follow:

1. Completed Application Form

2. Applicant Essay: Each applicant is required to submit a 750-1000 word scholarly essay using APA formatting on one of the following topics:

• Client Centred Care
• Patient Advocacy
• Scope of Practice
• Leadership

3. Letter of Reference:  Applicants must also submit a letter from a member of their Nursing Faculty, on official letterhead from their educational institution, detailing the professionalism and performance of the student.

The application deadline is October 31st

For additional information contact the WeRPN office at 905-602-4664 or 1-877-602-4664 ext. 234.