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ONS Congress Scholarship



The Houston Chapter of the Oncology Nursing Society (HCONS) is offering 3 competitive scholarships for HCONS members in good standing who are interested in learning more about oncology nursing at the ONS Annual Congress, April 23 – 26, 2015. The scholarship amount will pay up to $1000.00. The award will be paid when original expense receipts (not reimbursed by another entity) are received. Applications must be received by Friday February 27, 2015

. All entries are to be submitted via the HCONS website at HCONS ONS Congress Application Form

1. Submit a paragraph about one of the following:

a. Describe what is most challenging to you about oncology nursing practice.

b. How do you expect to use what you learn at Congress?

2. The completed online application must be submitted by Friday February 27, 2015 

3.  If any questions, please contact Donna Gerber  or Oguna Taylor

The recipient will be announced on March 18, 2015 @ HCONS Membership meeting. Payment will be provided upon receipt (submit receipts directly to Colleen Jernigan of the original receipts not reimbursed by another entity. Eligible expenses include registration fees, airfare and hotel costs up to $1000.

 ONS Congress Application Form

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Academic Student Scholarship



The Houston Chapter of the Oncology Nursing Society is offering academic scholarships to students enrolled in or accepted to nursing programs.


  • Academic Scholarships ($500.00 each) for students interested in the care of patients with cancer will be awarded in June category:
    • 2 Undergraduate Baccalaureate Nursing Student Scholarships
    • 4 Advanced Nursing Degree (MSN and Post Doctorate) Scholarships

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