The Canadian Association of Nephrology Nurses and Technologists awards up to $2000.00 annually to three qualified nephrology practitioners for continuing education related to their professional development. CANNT offers a Research Grant of up to $3000 for an original research study in the area of nephrology nursing or technology. CANNT also awards a bursary to one member from each region to cover the cost of successful Certification or Recertification.
To promote and encourage continuing education in nephrology within the technical membership.
Frances Boutilier Bursary
To promote and encourage nurses to pursue continuing education at the bachelor of nursing level.
Franca Tantalo Graduate Bursary
To promote and support nurses studying at the Masters level in a program that will include and enhance their nephrology nursing practice.
CANNT Research Grant
To promote member research in the area of
To promote and encourage nephrology to study and obtain national certification or re-certification in the Nephrology specialty.
The completed application for all bursaries except Certification and Recertification MUST include all of the information below or it will be considered incomplete and removed from the entries:
Bursaries are awarded based on
Certification and Recertification Bursaries are awarded by random draw of eligible applicants in each region after the member has written the exam or has received confirmation of recertification.
Successful applicants will be notified prior to the annual general meeting. The recipients' names will be published in the CANNT Journal.
May 1st, Annually
June 30th, Annually
(submit online or print and mail in with supporting documentation)
Submit applications online or mail to:
CANNT National Office
CANNT nursing standards have been developed to be congruent with national and provincial standards