Scholarships and Awards

Scholarships and Grants

Edith Anderson Membership Subsidy
Through the Edith Anderson Membership Subsidy, Sigma will underwrite up to 75 percent of the membership dues for individuals experiencing financial difficulties if their chapter is unable to assist. Those eligible for the subsidy include, but are not limited to, any new or existing Sigma members undergoing temporary financial difficulties who require assistance in order to activate or continue their membership.

Sister Marie Lee Membership Chapter Subsidy
For members unable to pay for induction or chapter dues that have been denied at the International level. Phi Pi pays 75 percent of the membership dues for new inductees experiencing financial difficulties. The inductee pays 25 percent. 

Dr. Ellen Poole Education Award
Designed to recognize excellence and support nurses pursuing further education and scholarship in nursing. Phi Pi awards three educational awards in the amount of $1000 quarterly to eligible candidates.

Scholarly Research Grants
Members of the Phi Pi Chapter may apply to the chapter for research grant monies to support research or practice change projects for in clinical practice or in support of projects or research for completion of academic studies. Grants in the amount of $1000 up to $2,000 each will be awarded quarterly to qualified applicants.

Professional Development Assistance

Phi Pi members presenting a podium presentation or poster presentation or for members who complete a certification in a nursing specialty to be awarded funds.