Updates

The latest news from the Future of Nursing Scholars program

FNS Student First Nurse Selected for Margaret E. Mahoney Fellowship in Health Policy

June 8, 2018

Congratulations to Cilgy Abraham, BSN, RN, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Future of Nursing Scholar, from the program’s fourth cohort. This summer, Abraham began a fellowship offered through the New York Academy of Medicine: the Margaret E. Mahoney Fellowship in Health Policy.  Abraham is the first PhD nursing student to ever be selected for this[…] Read More

First Future of Nursing Scholar to be Inducted to AAN

June 8, 2018

Congratulations to William Rosa, MS, AGPCNP-BC, ACHPN, AHN-BC, CCRN-CMC, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Future of Nursing Scholar, from the program’s fourth cohort.  This fall, Rosa will be inducted into the American Academy of Nursing as a Fellow.  He will be the first scholar from our program to receive this impressive distinction. Rosa just completed[…] Read More

FNS Program Selects 31 Schools of Nursing to Receive Grants to Prepare PhD Nurses

December 11, 2017

NEWS RELEASE                                        CONTACTS:            Heather Kelley – 215/898-9836 December 11, 2017                                                                                                                                                                                                               Future of Nursing Scholars Program Selects 31 Schools of Nursing to Receive Grants to Prepare PhD Nurses RWJF announces the fifth and final cohort for innovative program Philadelphia—The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) today announced the 31 schools of nursing selected to receive grants[…] Read More

Future of Nursing Scholar Receives Prestigious Federal Funding

March 28, 2017

We are very excited to announce that Cohort 2 Scholar Ethan Cicero was selected to receive a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) from the National Institute of Nursing Research of the National Institutes of Health. Cicero’s project, “The Health Status of Gender Minorities,” will be conducted from April 1, 2017 through June[…] Read More