Bursary available for LPNs taking Bachelor’s degrees

David King Education Bursary(The Application Deadline has closed for this Bursary. Thank you for your interest.)

Up to $5000 in bursary funds is available to help Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) taking a Bachelor’s degree to enhance their LPN role.

The annual David King Education Bursary assists in covering tuition, books and materials for degrees such as a Bachelors of Human Services Administrator (to manage as an LPN), Education (to teach as an LPN), Science (to research as an LPN), etc.

The Bursary does not fund programs that move the LPN into another health profession (MD, Pharmacist, RN, etc.).

Application Deadline: February 28, 2015

Eligible applicants must reside in Alberta and have an Active Practice Permit with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta. The Bursary is valid for one year for courses applied for between April 30, 2015 and May 1, 2016. Bursary funds may be split between eligible applicants.

The David King Education Bursary was established in 1998, and is administered by the Selections Committee of the Fredrickson-McGregor Education Foundation for LPNs.

Education Grants also available

Up to $1000 per year is available in Education Grants for eligible CLPNA members.

RELATED – Frequently Asked Questions about LPN Education Grants

For eligibility requirements and application forms, see the Fredrickson-McGregor Education Foundation for LPNs.

Questions about the Bursary or Education Grants? Contact Donna at foundation@clpna.com, 780-484-8886 or 1-800-661-5877.

2 Responses to “Bursary available for LPNs taking Bachelor’s degrees”

  1. Hi there
    I have been taking course about nutrition from alive academy, does this qualify for the 1000 grant?