Yale University, based in New Haven, Connecticut offers a fully funded PhD in Nursing. The YSN PhD program prepares intellectual leaders who can contribute to the development of nursing science through their theoretical, substantive, and methodological knowledge and skills. The YSN Ph.D. program is a full-time in-residence program. All students are fully funded, including tuition, healthcare, and a monthly stipend for 4 years. Students are mentored to seek additional funding for their dissertation, including NIH (F31), Sigma Theta Tau, and American Nurses Foundation, among others.