The latest news from the Future of Nursing Scholars program

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

Cohort 2 Scholar Profiled by Johnson & Johnson

February 14, 2017

Congratulations to KaraLynn LaValley, MN, RN, who was recently featured in Johnson & Johnson’s piece, “4 Ways Johnson & Johnson Has Given Love to the Nurses Who Give Love Every Day.” KaraLynn, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Future of Nursing Scholar at Johnson & Johnson, is pursuing research in the field of child and adolescent[…] Read More

FNS Scholar on Vice.com

January 31, 2017

Shoshana Violette Aronowitz, an RWJF Future of Nursing Scholar, recently contributed to Vice.com’s “Tonic” section with her blog post, “What Does Good Medicine Look Like? Ask a Nurse.” Her piece explores the ways the nursing profession is often overshadowed and overlooked by the medical field.  Her blog was posted in the Fighting Words section, which[…] Read More