Breakthrough to Nursing Award
The Breakthrough to Nursing Award goes to a local SNA chapter who shows excellence in recruiting students into their program through a project or event. Special consideration is given to events that involve groups of people who are underrepresented within the field of nursing.
Empowering Resolutions Award
The Empowering Resolutions Award is given to a constituent organization who conducts an event or project that successfully implements resolutions adopted by the NSNA House of Delegates.
The Community Health Award is given to a constituent organization that provides service to their community through an event or project by providing health related services.
Financial Excellence Award
This award is given to a chapter who, through diligence, impeccable record keeping and extensive planning successfully manages the finances of their constituent organization. The chapter should also give detailed accounts of the success of various fundraising efforts conducted by the organization.
This award is given to a local SNA chapter who successfully orchestrates a community service event or project that positively influences the image of nurses and/or nursing students.
Most Outstanding Newsletter Award
This award is given to a constituent organization who demonstrates excellence in communication with their members by way of a newsletter. Newsletters are judged on the basis of content and design aesthetics.
Shannon Finley Disaster Preparedness Award
The committee judges this award based on how a school chapter has raised the awareness of its disaster plans, or developed plans for individual, school, and community responses. Projects can highlight education presentations, development of school or community awareness projects, or disaster-kit preparation.
Chapter of Excellence Award
No application required! This award is open to all school chapters. School chapters will be automatically entered and judged by the criteria stated in the booklet. Quality of the projects submitted will also be considered.
Applications open 8/1/20. Application deadline for all awards 9/18/20 at 11:59 pm.