NEF Events

May
13
2022

You Are Invited to the NEF Gala


Add to Calendar Please join NEF on Thursday, May 19, 2022 from 6pm to 8pm at the Griffis Faculty Club, (New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center) 521 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10065, when we honor the newly established Rita Reis Wieczo... read more.
NEF General
Nov
04
2020

Nurses Educational Funds, Inc. Honored Margaret L. McClure, EdD, RN, FAAN on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 with a Zoom Virtual Celebration


Dr. Margaret “Maggie” McClure was honored by NEF on November 4, 2020 during a Zoom virtual event celebrating her distinguished career and the establishment of the Margaret L. McClure Scholarship Fund. This award is dedicated to nurses in graduate nur... read more.
Board Members Scholars NEF General
Nov
12
2019

Gala Reception on November 13, 2019


Wednesday, November 13, 2019, NEF honored Dr. Madeline Naegle, PhD, CNS-PMH, BC, FAAN, for her distinguished career in psychiatric-mental health nursing practice and education and for establishing the NEF Madeline A. Naegle Scholarship. Also honored... read more.
Board Members Scholars NEF General
Nov
07
2018

Gala Reception on November 7, 2018


Nurses Educational Funds, Inc. Honors Donald and the late, Barbara Jonas & The Recipients of the 2018-2019 NEF Graduate Nursing Scholarships More than 75 guests gathered to celebrate Nurses Educational Funds, Inc., its honorees and scholarship recipi... read more.
Board Members Scholars NEF General
Nov
01
2017

Nurses Educational Funds, Inc. Honors Norman and Alicia Volk and The 2017-2018 NEF Scholarship Recipients at the 2017 NEF Gala


More than 55 guests gathered to celebrate Nurses Educational Funds, Inc., its honorees and scholarship recipients on November 1, 2017, at the Griffis Faculty Club in New York City. The setting as always was lovely and the harpist, Sarah Loveland Gill... read more.
Board Members Scholars NEF General
Nov
02
2016

Honoring Recent NEF Endowed Scholarships Donors With a Gala Reception on November 2, 2016


More than 50 guests assembled to celebrate Nurses Educational Funds, Inc. and two new Endowed Scholarships and their respective honorees on November 2, 2016, at the Griffis Faculty Club in New York City. The setting was truly elegant with a harpist p... read more.
Board Members Scholars NEF General
Oct
22
2014

Honoring Recent NEF Endowed Scholarships Donors With a Gala Reception on October 22, 2014


Despite the daunting challenges of a Nor-Easter that prevented and inhibited travel, NEF's Cocktail Reception honoring three donors of NEF Endowed Scholarships, was a lovely, warm event. The relatively small attendance of 36 included representatives... read more.
Board Members Scholars NEF General
Oct
24
2012

The Nurses Educational Funds Centennial Celebration


Honoring our Past - Funding our Future October 24, 2012, board members and friends of the Nurses Educational Funds Organization celebrated NEF’s centennial with an elegant occasion at the Griffis Faculty Club at Cornell Weill Medical College. Board M... read more.
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FEATURED SCHOLAR

Clifton Thornton

(2021-2022 Winner)

Clifton Thornton, MSN, BS, RN, CPNP is the proud recipient of the first Rita Reis Wieczorek Maternal-Infant & Pediatric Nursing Scholarship. He is currently a 3rd year PhD Candidate at the Johns Hopkins Univers... read more.

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NEF’s only purpose is to provide nursing scholarship assistance to make graduate level nursing education possible. NEF is the largest, single, private, professionally endorsed source of funds for advanced nursing study with over one hundred years of service to and for professional nursing.

NEF’s Board of Directors is comprised of leaders from nursing, education, technology, and business communities. Members donate their time and talent to the advancement of the nursing profession. NEF operates with exceptionally low overhead. NEF employs only one individual who serves in several capacities. NEF is a non-profit organization with 501(c) status; thus, your contributions are fully tax-deductible.