NL Gerontological Nurses Association Bursary Reference

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).

Value: $500

Application deadline:  October 15

Note: Due to the impact of COVID-19 restrictions, the continuing education bursary criteria have been modified for the Fall competition such that the requirement that activities/events occur from July to December has been removed. Applications will be accepted for CE activities/events completed in 2021.


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. 

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