Convention 2021
Convention 2021
Convention 2021

TRAVEL GRANT INFORMATION

Grant opportunities are available through the Sigma Foundation for Nursing to assist in offsetting the cost of attending the 46th Biennial Convention from 6-10 November 2021. The application deadline has passed. Thank you for your interest.

Recipient Stipulations

The recipient of a grant below will be responsible for paying all fees associated with attending the 46th Biennial Convention by the early registration deadline. The recipient will be reimbursed up to the amount of the grant award via US check or wire upon arrival at the Foundation Tea. Date and time will be announced in the award letter. Attendance at the Foundation Tea is mandatory.

Edith Anderson Leadership Education Grant
Dr. Doris J. Froebe Leadership Education Grant

Criteria:

  • The applicant must be a current Sigma member.
  • The applicant must find it difficult, if not impossible, to attend convention without financial support.
  • The applicant must be attending the entire event (6-10 November 2021).

Delta Theta Giving Circle Grant

Criteria:

  • Current Sigma member living in a middle- or low-income country (as defined by the World Bank Classifications).
  • The applicant must find it difficult, if not impossible, to attend convention without financial support.
  • The applicant must be attending the entire event (6-10 November 2021).

Omicron Delta Leadership Education Grant

Criteria:

  • Current Sigma member living in a middle- or low-income country (as defined by the World Bank Classifications).
  • The applicant must find it difficult, if not impossible, to attend convention without financial support.
  • The applicant must be attending the entire event (6-10 November 2021).

Anne Muller Leadership Education Grant

The Anne Muller Leadership Grant is available to applicants who are a member of a Sigma North America Region 12 chapter to attend Sigma's 46th Biennial Convention, 6-10 November 2021 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. This leadership education grant has been established in memory of 2007-2011 Region 12 Coordinator Anne Muller with donations made by Universal Health Services Nursing & Quality Leadership Teams.

The Anne Muller Leadership Education Grant will be presented to the recipient at the Sigma Foundation for Nursing Tea during the 2021 biennial convention. Attendance at the Foundation Tea is mandatory.

Criteria:

  • The applicant must be a current Sigma member of a chapter in North America Region 12.
  • The applicant must find it difficult, if not impossible, to attend convention without financial support.
  • The applicant must be attending the entire event (6-10 November 2021).

*Please note: Due to limited funds available, for all grants offered, except where noted, preference is given to applicants whose abstracts or posters have been accepted for presentation. Applications that do not meet the criteria listed above will not be reviewed for these grants and no additional correspondence will be sent.