Grants

The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) provides grants for Certified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse (CMSRN®) Certification and Recertification to AMSN members through the Scholarships & Awards program. Each grant is awarded semi-annually and covers the full cost of application at the member rate.

If you are a member of AMSN, take advantage of your member benefits and apply for one of the grants!

CMSRN Certification Grant

Have your CMSRN certification exam fee covered by AMSN! The Certification Grant is awarded to twelve members of AMSN annually, six in the summer and six in the winter. The grant awards the equivalent to the application fee for members. This grant is now closed.

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CMSRN Recertification Grant

Have your CMSRN recertification fee covered by AMSN! The Recertification Grant is awarded to twelve members of AMSN annually, six in the summer and six in the winter. The grant awards the equivalent to the application fee for members. This grant is now closed.

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Deadlines

Summer: Application must be completed by May 31 annually, and applicants are notified by July 15 annually.
Winter: Application must be completed by November 30 annually, and applicants are notified by January 25 annually.

We encourage you to apply for an AMSN grant or any other grants for which you might be eligible to help you attain or maintain your certification.