Grants Available!

Upsilon Psi Grant Award

Grants are awarded for Professional Development Activities related to nursing that include, but are not limited to research, conferences, an unpaid/non-salaried internship/externship, or leadership/learning activity. 

What a great opportunity to obtain reimbursement for nursing-related professional activities or supplies!

The Grant application occurs twice each calendar year. 

Frequently Asked Questions

The purpose of the grant is to encourage the development of leadership qualities and foster high professional standards. This purpose is consistent with the purposes of the chapter. 
All nursing students who attend St. Petersburg College are eligible. Current, Active Members of the Upsilon Psi Chapter are also eligible. Preference will be given to currently enrolled St. Petersburg College RN-BSN students and/or Current, Active Members of the Upsilon Psi Chapter.
The grant award is not applicable for academic tuition, books or devices. The award is also not applicable for travel for academic courses.
February 15th for events/activities/research you have already attended or are planned to attend January 1st through June 30th this year
September 15th for events/activities/research you have already attended or are planning to attend July 1st through December 31st this year
Click here to download an application. Completed applications can be sent to UpsilonPsiChapterSecretary@gmail.com or give to one of the chapter leaders. You can also complete the application in the online form below. Applications are not reviewed until all documents have been received so make sure you securely send the required attachments below as well.
Up to $500 may be awarded, depending on number of applicants, funds available, and requests.
The award criteria are listed on page 5 of the application. This is the same rubric the reviewers will use to score your application request.
Click here to see the past Upsilon Psi Chapter Grant Award Recipients.
Funds are not disbursed until receipts are received. The grant is a reimbursement. The reimbursement process is shared with the Upsilon Psi Chapter Grant Award Recipients.
For applications received before the deadline of February 15th, Upsilon Psi Chapter Grant Award Recipients are notified late March. For applications received before the deadline of September 15th, Upsilon Psi Chapter Grant Award Recipients are notified late October.