Thank you for visiting the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI)! Perhaps you’re just starting your nursing career or are thinking about pursuing an advanced degree. Or, maybe you’ve found your life’s work and are looking for ways to take your performance to the next level. No matter what stage of your nursing career, STTI provides you with resources and opportunities to engage with other nursing leaders and develop your professional and leadership skills. Take a look around!



Membership in STTI provides valuable resources throughout your nursing career, connection with peers, and opportunities for mentoring and making a difference in the future of healthcare. Learn more »



STTI's communities of interest and its professional social network, The Circle, provide opportunities for members to connect with one another. Take part in the global nursing conversation! Learn more »


STTI Foundation of Nursing

STTI's Foundation for Nursing is tireless in its efforts to advance nursing science throughout the globe, offering collaborative research and leadership grants to members.  Learn more »

Carolyn Hart

Leadership & Giving Back

“STTI is the embodiment of excellence in nursing ..."
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STTI Guides My Development

“STTI membership has played a role in many significant events in my life.”
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Carole Liske

Involved STTI Leader

Making our world a better place
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Sharon McRae

Connection & collaboration

“Membership in STTI is a way to maintain collegiate connection, social interaction, and academic collaboration with nursing colleagues ..."
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STTI Events

STTI's nursing conferences are world-renowned. Join us for our biennial convention, International Nursing Research Congress, or collaborative events with other nursing organizations. Connect with peers, make a presentation, and earn continuing education nursing credits. 

Biennial Convention


We look forward to seeing you at the 44th Biennial Convention in 2017! Until then, take a look back at 2015's convention in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.  See photos »

Research Congress


Join nurse researchers from around  the world in Capetown, South Africa, 21-25 July 2016.  Now accepting abstracts for the 27th International Nursing Research Congress!  Learn more »

Nursing Conferences

nursing conferences

STTI's comprehensive list of nursing conferences lets you know where in the world nurses are meeting, with details and links to more information.  Learn more »