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2017-2018 Nursing Innovation Grant Program (NIGP) Awards

The UTEP School of Nursing is among 17 applicant institutions recently awarded a 2017-2018 Nursing Innovation Grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. The grant of $114,702 will help build simulation and skills lab capacity at the School. The Nursing Innovation Grant Program (NIGP) of the Board is meant to bolster student enrollment and success, and to help nursing programs develop students’ skills through simulation activities as they prepare to provide hands-on patient care.