3605 Vartan Way, Suite 204
Harrisburg, PA 17110
To Ensure Nurses for Tomorrow.
To be the premier charitable organization for professional nurses in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
NFP is a recipient of the Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations’ (PANO) Seal of Excellence for successfully completing their rigorous Standards for Excellence® accreditation program.
NFP's goal is to advance the educational and professional standards of nursing and the nursing profession through:
Grants and scholarships for study, instruction, research and scholarly pursuits in nursing
Nurses are pillars in our communities, viewed as the most trusted profession in our nation. Having an adequate number of nurses improves quality of life and patient care. We believe that qualified nursing students should have the financial and career resources to successfully complete their education. We look to experienced nurses to generate new knowledge through research. Those entrusted to nursing care have the right to expect qualified, caring RNs who uphold a strong code of ethics and responsibility. Furthermore, NFP supports the Institute on Medicine's focus on engaging nurses in lifelong learning. We invite you to join us on our mission: To ensure nurses for tomorrow.
Give the gift of education! Gifts by friends of the nursing profession impact many lives in Pennsylvania. Donations assist future nurses achieve their professional dreams. In turn, they are able to provide high-quality patient care. Through your gift today, NFP can continue to meet our mission to ensure nurses for the future.
The NFP administers a scholarship fund on behalf of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW). The 2016 Jack E. Barger, Sr. Scholarship awards $1,000 scholarships to nursing students who are veterans, in active duty military, or are the child or spouse of a veteran or active duty personnel. The scholarship fund is in memory of the late Jack E. Barger, Sr., Department Commander, who died while in office. The 2016 scholarship recipients are:
The NFP Future Nurse Leader Scholarship exists to provide scholarships to students demonstrating leadership skills in their pursuit of a nursing degree. The NFP is pleased to award two $1,000 scholarships to the following students:
The NFP 2016 Florence (Madden) Grady-Fasick Scholarship Fund exists to provide scholarships to students demonstrating financial need in the pursuit of a nursing degree. The NFP is pleased to award five $2,000 scholarships to the following students:
The NFP has announced the recipients of the 2016 Alumni Association Scholarship Fund of the Former Albert Einstein Medical Center Nursing School of Philadelphia. This fund exists to provide scholarships to students demonstrating financial need in the pursuit of a nursing degree. The NFP is pleased to award five $2,000 scholarships to the following students: