The Newfoundland and Labrador Gerontological Nurses Association (NLGNA) promotes high standards of gerontological nursing practice, and promotes educational programs and the dissemination of gerontological research. The NLGNA will award one bursary annually to assist a Registered Nurse(s) to pursue studies that will enhance clinical practice in gerontological nursing (e.g., CNA Certification, post-basic nursing course, BN or Graduate studies in Nursing).
April 15th - Applications for CE events between January 1st and June 30th only
October 15th - Applications CE events between July 1st and December 30th and all academic programs
Applications outside of the specified timeframe will not be accepted (e.g., applications for CE events between January and June cannot be submitted in the fall competition).
NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the restriction on the timing of the application has been lifted for the Fall 2020 funding competition. Applications will be accepted for CE events between January and December 2020.
If you are providing a reference for an applicant, please review the Reference Requirements Document prior to starting the reference form.
References must be submitted using the NL Gerontological Nurses Association Bursary Reference Form.
Letters of reference will not be accepted.
References must be submitted by the application deadline in order to be considered.
Please see the Tips & FAQs page for answers to frequently asked questions and advice on completing your application. If the information you require is not listed there, please use the Online Contact Form to send us your question.