New centennial scholarship.A new Nursing Education and Research Foundation (NERF) scholarship has been established to mark NZNO's centenary in 2009 and the establishment of regional trained nurses' associations. The Flora Flora, in Roman religion, goddess of flowers and fertility. Her festival, the Floralia, Apr. 28–May 1, was celebrated with great gaiety and licentiousness. Cameron Cam·er·on , Mount
A peak, 4,342.6 m (14,238 ft) high, in the Rocky Mountains of central Colorado. Award for Excellence in Practice, named after a former Department of Health Division of Nursing Director, will be awarded for five consecutive years beginning this year, to co-incide with the establishment of the Wellington (2005), Auckland (2006), Dunedin (2007) and Christchurch (2008) regional trained nurses' associations. In 2009, these formed the National New Zealand New Zealand (zē`lənd), island country (2005 est. pop. 4,035,000), 104,454 sq mi (270,534 sq km), in the S Pacific Ocean, over 1,000 mi (1,600 km) SE of Australia. The capital is Wellington; the largest city and leading port is Auckland. Trained Nurses' Association, NZNO's direct antecedent ANTECEDENT. Something that goes before. In the construction of laws, agreements, and the like, reference is always to be made to the last antecedent; ad proximun antecedens fiat relatio. .
The $1000 scholarship is open to registered nurses who have completed post-graduate studies, preferably pref·er·a·ble
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pref in nursing, and who are practising in the region in which the scholarship is being awarded that year. Applicants must write how advanced education has made a difference to their clinical practice and the people in their care. Applications close on June 30. For further information and application forms, please contact: Betty Ng at NZNO's national office, PO Box 2128, Wellington; ph 04 9316 747; or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.