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Up to THREE ARN NIWI Scholarships Available in 2017

Have you ever wanted to learn more about public policy or advocate for rehabilitation nurses on Capitol Hill?

The Nurses in Washington Internship (NIWI) provides nurses with the opportunity to learn how to influence health care through legislative and regulatory processes. The dates for 2017 are March 12-14th.


  • learn from health policy and government officials
  • network with other nurses
  • visit members of congress

Applications for ARN NIWI scholarships are now available. To learn more and apply, go to the ARN Website. The deadline for applications is January 9, 2017.

Learn more about NIWI 2017 here.

Interested in getting involved immediately?

Advocate for Rehabilitation Nursing

Take action by asking your member of congress to contact CMS and urge them to require a nurse in the nursing home 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Visit ARN's Legislative Action Center here.