Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship (AENT) Program

HRSA-16-071 | Bureau of Health Workforce

Application Accepted: 12/08/2015 to 02/16/2016

Projected Award Date: 07/01/2016

Estimated Award Amount: N/A

Estimated Number of Awards:N/A

Program Description:

The AENT program increases the number of primary care Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN). We emphasize training them in rural and/or underserved communities to better prepare graduates to practice in these communities. It provides traineeships to nurses who are pursuing advanced degrees as primary care nurse practitioners (NP) or nurse-midwives.

Additional Eligibility

Eligible applicants are schools of nursing, nursing centers, academic health centers, state or local governments and other private or public nonprofit entities determined appropriate by the Secretary.