Participating Schools by State

The Jonas Nurse Leaders Scholar Program was created to support educational development of new nursing faculty. The grants, made through institutional awards, also prepare doctoral candidates to help students address the needs of future patients. To date, the Jonas Nurse Leaders Scholar Program has supported more than 750 doctoral-prepared Nurse Leaders in all 50 states. Current Scholars in the 2016-18 Scholar cohort attend the following 133 universities: 

ALABAMA

University of Alabama at Birmingham

ALASKA

Since Alaska does not have a nursing doctoral program, a scholar from Alaska will complete
their doctoral studies at Frontier Nursing University in Kentucky.

ARIZONA

Arizona State University

ARKANSAS

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

CALIFORNIA

Azusa Pacific University

California State University - Fullerton

California State University - Long Beach

Samuel Merritt University

University of California, Davis

University of California, Irvine

University of California, Los Angeles

University of California San Francisco

University of San Diego 

University of San Francisco

COLORADO

University of Colorado, Denver

University of Northern Colorado

CONNECTICUT

Sacred Heart University

University of Connecticut

Yale University

DELAWARE

University of Delaware

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

George Washington University

The Catholic University of America 

FLORIDA

Florida Atlantic University

Florida International University

University of Central Florida 

University of Florida

University of Miami

University of South Florida

GEORGIA

Augusta University 

Emory University

Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University

Georgia College & State University 

Georgia State University

University of West Georgia 

HAWAII

A scholar from Hawaii will complete their doctoral studies at Frontier Nursing University in Kentucky.

IDAHO

Idaho State University 

ILLINOIS

DePaul University

Loyola University Chicago

Rush University

University of Illinois at Chicago

INDIANA

Indiana University - Purdue University 

IOWA

University of Iowa

KANSAS

University of Kansas

KENTUCKY

Frontier Nursing University

Murray State University

University of Kentucky

University of Louisville

LOUISIANA 

Loyola University New Orleans

Southern University and A&M College 

MAINE

University of Southern Maine

MARYLAND

Johns Hopkins University

University of Maryland

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston College

Northeastern University

Regis College

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

University of Massachusetts, Boston

University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

MICHIGAN

Grand Valley State University 

Michigan State University

Oakland University

University of Michigan

University of Michigan, Flint

Wayne State University 

MINNESOTA

The College of St. Scholastica

University of Minnesota

MISSISSIPPI

University of Mississippi Medical Center

MISSOURI

Saint Louis University

University of Missouri, Columbia

University of Missouri, Kansas City

University of Missouri, Saint Louis 

MONTANA

A scholar from Montana will complete their doctoral studies at Frontier Nursing University in Kentucky.

NEBRASKA

University of Nebraska Medical Center

NEVADA

University of Nevada, Las Vegas 

NEW HAMPSHIRE

University of New Hampshire

NEW JERSEY

Fairleigh Dickinson University

Felician University 

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Seton Hall University

NEW MEXICO

University of New Mexico 

NEW YORK

Columbia University 

The Graduate Center of the City University of New York

Hunter College of the City University of New York

Molloy College

New York University

Pace University

The Sage Colleges 

State University of New York Upstate Medical University 

Stony Brook University 

Teachers College, Columbia University

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York 

Wagner College 

NORTH CAROLINA

Duke University

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

NORTH DAKOTA

North Dakota State University

OHIO

Case Western University

The Ohio Sate University

University of Cincinnati

Wright State University

OKLAHOMA

University of Oklahoma 

OREGON

Oregon Health and Science University

PENNSYLVANIA

Duquesne University

Gwynedd Mercy University 

La Salle University 

Pennsylvania State University

Thomas Jefferson University 

University of Pennsylvania 

University of Pittsburgh

Villanova University

Widener University 

RHODE ISLAND

University of Rhode Island

SOUTH CAROLINA

Medical University of South Carolina

University of South Carolina

SOUTH DAKOTA

South Dakota State University

TENNESSEE

University of Tennessee Health Science Center

University of Tennessee, Knoxville 

Vanderbilt University

TEXAS

Baylor University 

Texas Woman's University

University of Texas, Arlington

University of Texas, Austin

University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

UTAH

University of Utah

VERMONT

University of Vermont 

VIRGINIA

Hampton University

University of Virginia

Virginia Commonwealth University 

WASHINGTON

Pacific Lutheran University

Seattle University

University of Washington

Washington State University

WEST VIRGINIA

West Virginia University

WISCONSIN

Marquette University

University of Wisconsin, Madison

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh

 WYOMING

University of Wyoming