Student Travel Grants

Student Travel Grants

The 2016 recipients of the CANO/ACIO Student Travel Grants will be announced at the Awards of Excellence Ceremony at the upcoming CANO/ACIO conference in Calgary on October 22, 2016 from 10:00am - 10:45am MST. The Ceremony will also be live webcast at http://livestream.com/mediaco/cano2016. Please join us in celebrating this year's nominees and award recipients.

Purpose:
To facilitate the attendance of CANO/ACIO student members to the annual CANO/ACIO conference

Description
One $1000 dollar grant will be awarded to be allocated towards the following:

  • Travel
  • Registration
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Selection Criteria
CANO/ACIO member in the student category currently enrolled in the RN program or RPN/LPN program can apply for a conference grant, however they can only be a recipient of a student grant once during their RN or RPN/LPN program. The applicant must be willing to submit an article for publication to either the Canadian Oncology Nursing Journal (CONJ) or the CANO/ACIO Connections Newsletter within one year of attending the conference.

Application Procedure:
Applicants are expected to submit:

  • A completed application form
  • A short paragraph (250 words) identifying why they wish to attend the conference and a sentence agreeing to writing an article within one year of attending the conference for publication in one of CANO/ACIO’s two publications

Applications will be reviewed by the External Director of CANO/ACIO and the Board of Directors.

The 2016 award winners will be announced at the Awards of Excellence Ceremony at the upcoming CANO/ACIO conference in Calgary on October 22, 2016 from 10:00am - 10:45am MST. The Ceremony will also be live webcast at http://livestream.com/mediaco/cano2016.Please join us in celebrating this year's nominees and award recipients.