Student of the Year Award

The Student of the Year Award is given to a person who demonstrates excellence in leadership through service to their community, their nursing program, and their local SNA chapter. The recipient of this award is a model leader and nursing student who provides an example for all other nursing students to emulate.

Courageous Heart Award

This award is given to a student who has shown the great ability to rise up against adversity and still thrive during their career as a nursing student. The recipient of this award demonstrates that through hard work and dedication, a person can rise up against all odds and succeed.

Chapter Advisor of the Year Award

This award is given to a chapter advisor who, through selfless giving of time, effort, wisdom, and care, is outstanding and invaluable assets to their school’s local SNA chapter, as well as state and national organization. They believe that involvement in pre-professional then professional organizations is an essential part of the nursing profession. This award requires nomination by a member of the local constituent organization.

ANSA Scholarship

This scholarship is available to one person from each district who has proved to be a standout member of their local and/or state constituent organizations through community service, professional behavior and educational merit. The amount of the scholarship award is subject to change year to year based upon availability of funds within the ANSA budget.

Due to COVID-19, the 2020 Awards and Honors Booklet has been revised.


Applications open



Application deadline is 9/25/2020 at 11:59 pm.