Nancy Kostel-Donlon Scholarship

Nancy Kostel-Donlon Stroke Coordinators Scholarship

Call for Applications – Deadline Friday, June 29, 2018Nancy Kostel-Donlon

Nancy Kostel-Donlon, a stroke coordinator from St. Francis Hospital in Roslyn, NY, suffered a ruptured brain aneurysm and passed away on September 17, 2010. Nancy was a committed nurse, educator and mentor for the past 30 years. The Nancy Kostel-Donlon Stroke Coordinator Scholarship was created in 2011 to honor the memory of Nancy Kostel-Donlon by recognizing the Stroke Coordinator who best exemplifies her commitment to quality improvement, patient education, and mentorship.


The criteria for the Nancy Kostel-Donlon Stroke Coordinator Scholarship include:

  • Must serve as your hospital Stroke Coordinator (title may vary)
  • It is unlikely that your hospital will be able to financially support your attendance
  • New to the Stroke Coordinator Role (less than 2 years) OR
  • In the Stroke Coordinator Role for more than 2 years and actively mentor others

The Scholarship Recipient will receive:

  • Waived registration fee to attend the 2018 Summit – October 25-26, 2018
  • Travel Expenses Reimbursed
  • Hotel Accommodations at the Newport Marriott

Questions? Please email


Please CLICK HERE to complete the application.

Applicants will be notified of decision by July 27, 2018.