Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario


Five tips for applying for RNAO’s fellowships

Applications are now being accepted for RNAO’s Advanced Clinical Practice Fellowship (ACPF) program. Interested in applying for a fellowship, but are not sure how to get started? Here are five tips that will help you get started:

  • Get familiar with how it works

    Get yourself and your team familiar with how it all works. Review our fact sheets on how to approach your organization and mentor.

  • Find a stream that fits

    Pick a stream that aligns with your learning goal. See our tips on how to figure out what stream bests fits you.

  • Hear from a past fellow about their experience

    Join us on May 1 at 12 p.m. and get your questions answered. Hear from a past fellow's experience on everything from how they prepared their application to what they learned. Register online at

  • Check out some of the work from past fellows

    Review the executive summaries from past and recent fellows. Fellows share their fellowship outcomes and overall experiences.

  • Watch the archived webinar on the learning plan

    The learning plan accounts for 40 per cent of the total evaluation score, so get familiar with the critical elements required within the learning plan and understand the proposal review process. Watch the archived webinar online.

Keep these tips in mind and you will be on your way to a successful application. Applications for this round are due on May 19, 2017.

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