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Saint Francis gets nurse training grant

The University of Saint Francis has received $700,000 in an Advanced Education Nursing Trainee­ship grant over two years from the The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Human Resources and Services Administration.

The grant, $350,000 each year over two years, will assist up to 48 full- and part-time Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner students each year with full- or part-tuition traineeships during the students’ last two semesters in the program.

For more information, call Wendy Clark at 399-7700, ext. 8534, or email at