Nurse Educator Fellowship Program
CSFA Number: 601-00-1591
Agency Name
Board Of Higher Education (601)
Agency Contact
Bruce Bennett
Short Description
The purpose of the Nurse Educator Fellowship Program is to ensure the retention of well-qualified nursing faculty at institutions of higher learning that award degrees in nursing. Awards will be used to supplement the salaries of the nursing faculty selected for the Fellowship. Participation in this program is open to Illinois institutions of higher learning with a nursing program approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation and accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) or the Association Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Nominations must be certified by the institution's Chief Nursing Administrator.
Subject Area
Program Function
Enabling Legislation
110 ILCS 205/9.32
Types of Assistance
Direct Payments for Specific Use
Uses and Restrictions
supplements nursing faculty salaries at institutions of higher learning that award degrees in nursing
Eligible Applicants
Education Organizations;
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2018 : $197,400
FY 2019 : $197,400
FY 2020 : $197,400
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
20NEFA10Millikin University12/10/201906/30/202020,000
20NEFA15Southern Illinois University Edwardsville12/10/201906/30/202020,000
20NEFA17Chamberlain College of Nursing12/10/201906/30/202010,000
20NEFA02City College of Chicago Malcolm X12/10/201906/30/202010,000
20NEFA07Illinois Wesleyan University12/10/201906/30/202010,000