This application is to request funds for loans to students enrolled in the advanced education nursing programs in the College of Nursing and Health Innovation (CONHI) at Arizona State University (ASU). The project purpose is to increase the number of qualified nursing faculty prepared at the masters and doctoral level to serve as full-time nurse faculty in accredited schools of nursing within the United States. The purpose is consistent with the funding opportunity available under that of the Nurse Faculty Loan Program (NFLP), which seeks . . . to increase the number of qualified nurse faculty. . . . by providing funding to accredited schools of nursing to offer loans to students who will work to become nurse faculty (HRSA-19-004. p.1). The program is authorized by Sections 846A and 847 (f) of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 297n-1 and 297o (f). Priority for funding will be given to doctoral students who are committed to teaching in academic settings following graduation.
|Effective start/end date||7/1/19 → 6/30/20|
- HHS: Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA): $180,000.00