Would you like to attend Midwifery Works but are unable to do so due to budgetary constraints? The A.C.N.M. Foundation will provide complimentary attendance to up to 8 CM/CNMs and 2 students at the forthcoming Midwifery Works meeting!
The Varney A.C.N.M. Foundation Leadership Award will be made to two student members of ACNM to support their participation in a unique mentored student leadership experience. Award recipients will attend a one-day LEAD (Learn, Engage, Ascend, Deliver) Leadership Development Program (Sept. 30, 2021), followed by two days at the annual ACNM Midwifery Works Conference (October 1-2, 2021.) The $1,500 award will cover the cost of travel to the conference and other expenses; registration and accommodation costs will be complimentary. Mentorship will be provided by the A.C.N.M. Foundation’s Chief Programs & DEI Officer, Maria Valentin-Welch, CNM, DNP, MPH, CDP, FACNM, and past Varney Award winners. This student experience is made possible through the generous financial support of Helen Varney Burst, MSN, CNM, DHL (Hon.), FACNM.
The Thacher Fellowship enables ACNM members to build leadership skills in business management and marketing midwifery practices. The $1,000 award will help cover the costs of attending Midwifery Works!
Award recipients, known as Thacher-MBN Fellows, enjoy the invaluable mentorship of midwifery business leaders, conference attendees, the Midwifery Business Network (MBN), and past Thacher-MBN Fellows. This experience is made possible through the generous financial support of the Frances T. Thacher Midwifery Leadership Endowment with matching funds from the Midwifery Business Network.