NTI Cost-Saving Strategies

This year's NTI promises once again to be a high-value event designed to provide an unsurpassed educational experience for your investment. Utilize some of the cost-effective ideas below to help ensure you can attend NTI this year.

Find Help With Funding

  • Apply for a NTI Scholarship

  • Inquire about foundation or hospital auxiliary education grants at your hospital.

  • Ask physician colleagues to sponsor your attendance.

  • Find out if your local chapter offers NTI scholarships.

  • Take advantage of the AACN chapter member rebate.

Explore Alternative Staffing Options

  • If staffing is tight, share appropriate staff members across units to cover nurses who want to attend.

  • If only a few can attend, send an experienced nurse and a new nurse as learning partners.

  • When you live within driving distance, one-day registration allows more nurses to attend.

  • Host an essay contest to determine who will attend.


  • Use NTI airfare discount codes when you book travel.

  • Book discounted hotel rooms through NTI Online Housing Bureau.

  • Share a hotel room with colleagues.

  • Pick a hotel with amenities like complimentary breakfast and free shuttle service.

  • Come for the day if you live near Boston but can’t attend the entire NTI.