The Washington State Nurses Founda­tion provides grants and schol­ar­ships which:

  • Provide finan­cial assis­tance to quali­fied students currently enrolled in a commu­nity college, baccalau­reate or advanced degree nursing program in Washington state.
  • Encourage and provide for contin­uing diver­sity within the nursing profession.
  • Encourage recruit­ment of quali­fied persons into the nursing profession.
  • Support nurses who may have a finan­cial need.

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The Washington State Nurses Founda­tion (WSNF) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) estab­lished in 1982 as a separate entity from WSNA. Our mission is to acquire and develop funds for clinical, literary, scien­tific and educa­tional advance­ment of the nursing profes­sion. Funds are used to support projects and activ­i­ties that promote nursing and its role in the health care community.