RNFOO is a charitable organization that provides financial support for nurses and nursing students in Ontario to help them further their educational studies, conduct nursing and health care research, and support community health initiatives.  
•  Founded in 1972
•  $1,000,000 in scholarships and awards distributed since inception
•  300 applications are received annually
•  Over 400 award recipients since 1972
•  51%  of award winners  are in an undergraduate program; 49% are in post-grad programs
•  Award winners represent more than 150 health care areas

RNFOO Awards & Scholarships

The process for distributing RNFOO Awards and Scholarships is based on the academic year.  The 2015 Awards and Scholarships winners have been chosen.  

Information about the 2016 application process will be available here in November, 2015.  You can find details about the process on the Application Guidelines page.  

Ongoing Scholarship Opportunities:

Infection Control Awards are also available.
Applications can be completed at any time, and are reviewed four times a year.

Next Deadline: June 30, 2015

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2015 Winners - $102,000 to be awarded!

Registered Nurses' Foundation of Ontario Announces Winners of $102,000 in Scholarships

This year the Foundation received an unprecedented number of applications, and will be distributing a record-setting amount of $102,000 to the candidates who have been selected by a volunteer, expert Review Panel from nursing education and clinical practice.

Read the full Statement here.