Scholarships and Grants

The TXENA scholarship program was established to financially assist its emergency nurse members with their education goals. The purpose of the program is to provide educational scholarships and grants in the discipline of emergency nursing.

Academic Scholarships and DNP Project Grant or Doctoral Dissertation applications are available on the Kaleidoscope platform. These applications will close at noon CST on Feb. 26, 2024. Applications will not be accepted after that time.

The Special Scholarship Program for EN24 and Other CE Conference applications are available on the Jotform platform. The EN24 application will close at noon on Nov. 15, 2024. The Other CE Conferences application deadlines are quarterly at noon (March 31, June 30, Sept. 30, Nov. 15). Applications will not be accepted after that time.

Click on the scholarship links below for more information and to begin the application process. Email scholarships@txena.org for questions about the Texas ENA scholarship program.

Academic Scholarships

Click here to register and begin your application.  Applications will save and may be revisited until submitted.

DNP Capstone Project or PhD Dissertation Grants

Click here to register and begin your application.  Applications will save and may be revisited until submitted.

EN24 and Other CE Conference Scholarships

2023 Scholarship Recipients

  • C. Paige Owen, PhD Dissertation Scholarship
  • Elizabeth Dixon, Ingrid Steinbach Memorial Scholarship
  • Lisa King, Ross Peterson Memorial Scholarship
  • Hannah Longoria, Joni Daniels Memorial Scholarship
  • Laurie Martin, Frank Cole Advanced Practice Scholarship
  • Becca Mielke, HCA Valley Regional Memorial Hospital Scholarship
  • Albert Willingham, Sarah Janell Memorial Scholarship by City Ambulance

General Texas ENA Scholarship

  • Robert Adams
  • CynthiaAnnie Boutin
  • Lisa Hayes
  • Rebecca Johnston
  • Erica Meshell
  • Darian Philbrick
  • Shayna Stevens
  • Rebecca Vargas

Visit this link to view past Texas ENA scholarship recipients.

Additional Scholarships and Grants Information through the ENA Foundation

Founded in 1991, the ENA Foundation was created to support the mission of providing educational scholarships and research grants in the discipline of emergency nursing.

The ENA Foundation fulfills the mission by offering programs such as academic scholarships, professional development and research grants. Program funding is a direct result of contributions received from ENA members, state councils, chapters, corporations and friends of emergency nursing. In the 6 years between 2018 and 2023, 53 Texas nurses received $207,750 in Foundation scholarships to advance their education.

The purpose of the ENA Foundation is to enhance emergency health care services to the public by achieving the following goals:

  • Promoting emergency nursing through research and education.
  • Enhancing professional development through research.
  • Providing a means for the education of health care professionals in the care and
  • treatment of emergency patients.
  • Educate the general public on emergency related subjects.

Visit ENA’s Foundation website for more information.