2018 Rena R. Shephard Professional Development Grant

About the Rena R. Shephard Professional Development Grant:

The Rena R. Shephard Professional Development Grant provides a current AANAC member who represents the best in long-term care the opportunity to attend the 2018 AANAC Annual Conference, April 11-13 in Las Vegas. The winner of this grant displays the desire to attend this event, but has not had the means to attend the AANAC Annual Conference. This professional development grant is generously funded by the inaugural chair of AANAC, Rena R. Shephard. The winner of this grant will be notified in February 2018.


  • The recipient of this grant must be a current AANAC member in good standing.
  • The recipient of this grant must be a first-time attendee at the AANAC Annual Conference
  • The recipient of this grant must be able to attend the 2018 AANAC Annual Conference. If attendance is not possible, the grant will be given to the runner up.

Grant Inclusions:

  • The recipient of this grant will receive a complimentary registration to the 2018 AANAC Annual Conference in Las Vegas (a $515 value), two nights of hotel accommodations at the host hotel, and a travel stipend.

Questions?  Contact Shannon Johnson at 800.768.1880, ext. 310.