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Timeline and Fees


Timeline for the Academy Application Cycle

February 15

Applications must be submitted online to the NLN by 11:59 pm (EST).


Applications and review/recommendation forms will be sent to Review Panel.


Review Panel meets to discuss all reviews/recommendations. Recommendations for new fellows sent to NLN Board of Governors


NLN Board of Governors will act on recommendations regarding new fellows.

Early June

All applicants notified of the outcome of the review process.


Last date for new Fellows to register for Education Summit at the special registration rate for fellows.


New fellows will be inducted at the Induction ceremony held during the NLN 's annual Education Summit.


In addition to the fees noted below, Fellows are required to maintain membership in the NLN, either through their school or as an individual member.

Application Fee


Annual Fellowship Dues