Scholarship Opportunities

Synova Associates is pleased to offer a total of 6 need-based tuition scholarships for the 2018 Perinatal Leadership Forum thanks to generous support from our Professional Education Partners, Abbott Nutrition Health Institute (ANHI) and the Association for Women’s Health, Obstetrics and Neonatal Nursing (AWHONN).

  • Four (4) scholarships will be offered by Abbott Nutrition Health Institute.
  • Two (2) scholarships will be sponsored by AWHONN for NEW PERINATAL LEADERS! If you have less than two years of experience as a leader in a manager or supervisor role, you are invited to apply!


  • You must currently hold the position of Director or Manager of the Postpartum, Newborn Nursery, Mother Baby Unit or LDRP.
  • For AWHONN’s NEW LEADER scholarship, you must have 2 years or less in a leadership role (with no previous management experience.)
  • Must exhibit financial need to be eligible for both scholarships.
  • Submit completed application by August 24, 2018. Awards announced on September 7th.

Abbott Nutrition/Abbott Nutrition Health Institute’s vision is to be the worldwide leader in providing innovative and superior nutrition and education that advances the quality of life for infants and children of all ages. A proud supporter of the Perinatal Leadership Forum since the beginning, we strongly support leadership growth and staff education.

AWHONN-NEWLogoAWHONN’s mission is to improve and promote the health of women and newborns and to strengthen the nursing profession through the delivery of superior advocacy, research, education and other professional and clinical resources to nurses and other health care professionals.