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Anticipated Costs

The NFLA is presented in partnership with The Elsevier Foundation. This partnership will provide the 2016-2017 Scholars and Leadership Mentors with the following throughout the academy:

  • Lodging for Workshops I & II
  • Breakfast and lunch at Workshops I & II
  • 2-day registration for Sigma’s Biennial Convention
  • 2-night accommodations for Sigma’s Biennial Convention
  • All required workshop learning materials
  • Stipend for Scholars and Leadership Mentors

The following expenses will be the responsibility of the Scholar and Leadership Mentor:

  • Travel to and from Workshops I & II and Sigma’s Biennial Convention
  • Dinner during Workshops I & II
  • Expenses associated with Site Visits
  • All meals at Sigma’s Biennial Convention (except for celebration dinner)
  • Additional activities associated with the Scholar’s individualized leadership plan and team leadership project 

Recommended sources for additional financial assistance include: 

  • Employers
  • Civic organizations
  • Hospital auxiliaries
  • University foundations
  • Government agencies
  • Community and professional foundations
  • Professional organizations and Sigma chapters 

*Scholars located outside of North America may be eligible for additional assistance.

Presented in partnership with The Elsevier Foundation.
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