School Nurse Certificate Grant

Illinois Association of School Nurses’ Foundation

a Kimel– President    Susan Kruckman –Member-at-large
Lynn Rochkes – Vice-President       Michelle Maurer  – Member-at-large
June Oney – Sec./Treasurer



The IASN Foundation School Nurse Grant is intended to provide some financial assistance to IASN members obtaining their School Nurse Certification.  The IASN Foundation offers two $800.00 grants annually.  Recipients also receive complimentary admission to the next IASN Annual Conference (approximate value: $150).  Award will be based upon personal needs and individual goals in school nursing.  

Applicants must: 

  • Be currently enrolled in, or completed within the past academic year, an Illinois School Nurse Certification Program. 
  • Be current members of the Illinois Association of School Nurses Association (IASN).

The grant will be given to the individual. The individual is responsible for any applicable taxes.

To Apply:

  • Complete the application form (attached)
  • Attach a letter (500 words or less) to the Illinois Association of School Nurses (IASN) regarding your philosophy of school nursing,  and your aspirations/goals for contributing to the advancement of professional school nursing in Illinois.
  • Have a School Nurse Certification Program faculty member sign the application
  • E-mail the application form and letter to:

DEADLINE: Midnight September 1