SimGHOSTS 2016 Pocket Nurse Scholarship


Seeking support to attend the SimGHOSTS 2016 USA Event?

Once again, Pocket Nurse® has partnered with The Gathering of Healthcare Simulation Technology Specialists (SimGHOSTS) to provide scholarships to the 2016 USA Event August 2 through 5 at the Jump Trading Simulation & Education Center in Peoria, IL. Learn more about this meeting designed to specifically support simulation technology specialists by visiting the SimGHOSTS 2016 USA Event Page!

Pocket Nurse ( is the world's leading supplier of medical supplies for education and simulation and a proud supporter of those operating medical simulation labs. For the third year in a row, Pocket Nurse is continuing its sponsorship of the SimGHOSTS symposium by providing two $1,500 scholarships to individuals/institutions in need. These scholarships are designed to support participation in the development and advancement of those operating medical simulation labs.

Scholarship Application Requirements:

1) Complete online application

2) Resume or CV (PDF format, sent via email to

3) Letter from supervisor or administrator explaining your financial/professional development need for scholarship.

Click here to apply for the 2016 Pocket Nurse SimGHOSTS Event Scholarship!

Deadline to submit application - May 1st



The Pocket Nurse ® Scholarships are open to all healthcare simulation technology specialists (“Sim Techs”), or individuals responsible for operating and maintaining the equipment of a medical simulation lab. Priority will be given to first time attendees who are currently employed at a not-for-profit simulation lab (part or full-time), and those without significant financial support from their employer.

Selection and Awards:

Scholarship applications are reviewed by SimGHOSTS staff based on the submitted documents. Awards are provided to applicants who clearly demonstrate an immediate need to support their program's simulation team. Scholarship winners will be notified via email by May 6th, 2016 and are required to respond and accept the award by May 13th, 2016.

About the Sponsor

For 24 years, Pocket Nurse® has been a leading provider of medical supplies for education and simulation.

Since its founding, Pocket Nurse has developed world-class customer service and clinical expertise to provide customers the peace of mind that comes only from working with a nurse-owned-and-operated company.

Today, Pocket Nurse offers more than 5,000 products worldwide and is the market leader in custom student health totes and simulated medications for education with Demo Dose®.

Visit today to learn more about this Nurse owned and operated company!