Wondering why you should join NOVA? NOVA offers several important and exclusive benefits to VA Nurses, including:
A strong mentoring relationship is built on collaboration and the commitment to professional development. Whether assisting with your resume, providing guidance on a project or identifying resources, through NOVA’s Empower Mentorship Program you can connect and grow within the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Continuing Education Webinars
Your advancement and success within the Department of Veterans Affairs aligns with your knowledge and understanding of current nursing practices, and the policies and initiatives that affect nurses and patients. Learn more about effective feedback on your performance, opportunities for career advancement, evidence-based practice and much more through NOVA’s educational webinars. Webinars are valid CEUs and are offered both live and on-demand for your convenience.
NOVA’s exclusive education partnerships provide valuable discounts toward furthering your higher education.
NOVA’s exclusive certification partnerships provide valuable discounts toward specialty nursing certifications.
Networking at the Annual Meeting
Make connections and build enduring and mutually beneficial relationships by attending NOVA’s Annual Meeting. Attendees network and connect with VA nurses nationwide, developing knowledgeable resources and lifetime friendships.
A Strong Voice on Capitol Hill
NOVA works hard to advocate for all nurses within the Department of Veterans Affairs. Make sure your voice is heard by becoming a member today.
Opportunity to Apply for Scholarships
NOVA provides an opportunity for VA nurses enrolled in Diploma, Associate, Baccalaureate, Masters, and Doctoral nursing programs to apply for scholarships to help ensure that the most qualified VA nurse
applicants receive a high-quality education. Through NOVA’s Scholarship Program, NOVA promotes the
advancement of the nursing profession and continuous improvement of health care excellence for
NOVA News Monthly Electronic Newsletter
Get the latest information on legislation and issues impacting VA Nurses, NOVA chapter events, member benefits, education and certification partnerships, events and announcements, associate member products and services, along with updates from NOVA's leadership.
Volunteering on a NOVA Committee is a great way to network with fellow VA Nurses, develop leadership skills and help shape the future of NOVA.