OPRN typically awards up to two Eileen Fitzgerald OPRN Conference Scholarships each year, each for up to $200, reimbursing, in this order, membership/conference registration, transportation, and lodging expenses. Scholarship winners will be announced a few weeks before the annual OPRN Spring Conference. Scholarship categories include:
Applications can be submitted online via our Scholarship Application page on surveymonkey.com.
In 2008, the OPRN Conference Scholarship was named in honor of Eileen Fitzgerald, a long-time board member of OPRN who served as the organization’s president, conference chair, and membership chair, as well as many other roles. Eileen is an exemplary member of our profession. By providing this scholarship to the OPRN annual conference, or towards the attendance of an APRA conference, we hope to:
If you have questions or comments, please contact the OPRN Scholarship/Awards Coordinator.
Randy Burkett, The Children’s Medical Center of Dayton|
Patricia Keller, University of Toledo
Dayna Garret, Samaritan Health Foundation
Margaret Donohue, Miami University
John Hagerty, The Free Clinic of Greater Cleveland
|Joe Hecht, Case Western Reserve University|
Barbara Billings, Baldwin Wallace University
Phyllis Burkett-Caraway, University of Dayton
Grace Bowman, The Cincinnati Ballet
Jessica Quittenton, John Carroll University
James Ferguson, Malone University