Grants & Scholarships

The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) believes in supporting members with their professional development and obtaining their goals. We are proud of the accomplishments of our members and want to help them grow and succeed.

Learn more about the different AMSN grants and scholarships we offer our members. Then apply for your chance to win a grant or scholarship!

Annual Schedule:

  • Career Mobility Scholarship
    • Provides funding to support AMSN members in their pursuit of higher education
    • Application Period: January 1-March 30
  • Certified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse (CMSRN) Certification GrantFunding!!!!
    • Provides AMSN members funding for exam registration to become CMSRN certified
    • Application Period (Summer): March 1–May 31
    • Application Period (Winter): September 1–November 30
  • Certified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse (CMSRN) Recertification Grant
    • Provides AMSN members funding for registration to renew CMSRN certification
    • Application Period (Summer): March 1–May 31
    • Application Period (Winter): September 1–November 30
  • Convention Grant
    • Provides an opportunity for AMSN members to acquire knowledge and expertise in the specialty of medical-surgical nursing by attending the AMSN Annual Convention
    • Application Period: January 1-March 31
  • Nurse in Washington Internship (NIWI) Grant
    • Provides an opportunity for an AMSN member to attend the Nurse in Washington Internship
    • Application Period: August 1–October 31
  • Research Grants
    • Provides four types of grants for nursing research to AMSN members
    • You may apply for all AMSN Research Grants year-round—there are no open and close dates to submit an application for an AMSN Research Grant!

See also Awards & Scholarships Main Menu with all open (active) and close information.