Special Pricing

Below is a list of available Special Pricing opportunities with the de Souza Institute.

Financial Support for de Souza Nurse / de Souza APN Designation

The de Souza Institute is pleased to support regulated health care professionals who are expanding their skills and knowledge in the area of oncology and palliative/hospice care. Applications for financial support is reviewed following this review process.

Financial support of $1000 will be provided towards the de Souza Nurse clinical fellowship and $2000 towards the de Souza APN clinical fellowship. Details of the fellowship requirements are described under each designation category in the de Souza Designations page.

Continuing Education Financial Support from Other Organizations

Below is a breakdown of funding opportunities by other organizations supporting health care continuing education:


  • Nurses may also contact the Canadian Nurses Foundation to see if they qualify for up to $1000 in professional development funds.

Social Workers

Occupational Therapists, Pharmacists, Medical Technologists, etc. 

  • The Allied Health Professional Development Fund is a HealthForceOntario initiative that provides grants for professional development activities. Click here for more information.

Hospice Palliative Care

Nominate a nurse for the CANO/ACIO Boehringer Ingelheim Oncology Nurse of the Year Award

This award recognizes a nurse who has consistently demonstrated the highest level of nursing excellence and leadership over the last year. A panel of oncology nursing professionals will assess the award nominations, and the recipient will receive $5,000 towards their further education and professional development. Click here for more information.