**2023 Application Period is Now Open**
United Ostomy Association of America, Inc. is sponsoring a scholarship award intended to help increase access to a certified ostomy care nurse (COCN) in the United States to improve ostomy care and encourage more RNs to pursue a career as a nurse specialized in ostomy care.
*The scholarship application will be open and available at the beginning of January 2023 and closes on June 30, 2023.
Read more information about accredited education programs for ostomy nurse certification:
Read more information about the WOCNCB
Ostomy Nurse Scholarship Fund
If you’d like to donate to the Ostomy Nurse Scholarship Fund online, please click on the Donate Button below, complete the Donate Form, and at the bottom under the”Additional Comments” section, please note “Ostomy Nurse Scholarship Fund”. You can also send a check made payable to UOAA, in the memo line include the Fund name, and mail to PO Box 525, Kennebunk, ME 04043.
With your generous donation, you are helping future ostomates have access to a nurse that truly understands their needs throughout their life of living with an ostomy. Thank you.