Convention 2019
Convention 2019
Convention 2019

TRAVEL GRANT INFORMATION

Grant opportunities are available through the Sigma Foundation for Nursing to assist in offsetting the cost of attending the 45th Biennial Convention from 16-20 November 2019. The grant application deadline has passed.

Recipient Stipulations

The recipient of a grant below will be responsible for paying all fees associated with attending the 45th 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

Grant amount: US $1,000

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 (16-20 November 2019).

Delta Theta Giving Circle Grant

Grant amount: US $1,000

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 (16-20 November 2019).

Omicron Delta Leadership Education Grant

Grant amount: US $1,000

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 (16-20 November 2019).

*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.