NONPF Annual Recognition Awards
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NONPF Annual Awards

 

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Annual Recognition Awards.  Please review the nomination process and categories below prior to submitting the nomination form. Once reviewed, please complete the form at the bottom of this page.

 All submission must be received by February 20, 2018.


The Individual Achievement Awards are open only to NONPF members and the Recognition Awards are open to both NONPF and non-NONPF members.  A NONPF member must make nominations.  Members of the Members Resources Committee may not be nominated or make nominations.  Colleagues, students of the nominee, or those who are not members of NONPF, may submit letters of support.

            Required materials:

  • Award nomination form
  • One letter of support by the nominator that addresses how the nominee meets the eligibility criteria (500 word maximum)
  • Nominee’s CV or biosketch emphasizing information relevant to the award

 

NONPF 2018 AWARD ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

NONPF will select no more than one recipient for each award annually and may choose to not grant one or more of the awards in a given year

INDIVIDUAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS (NONPF members only)

(1) OUTSTANDING NURSE PRACTITIONER EDUCATOR AWARD

1.   Holds a faculty position in a nurse practitioner program

2.   Contributes to the advancement of nurse practitioner education at the local, regional, national, or international level in one or more of the following areas:

a. Innovative curriculum development  
b.  Outstanding teaching effectiveness
c.  Educational policy development
d.  Creative teachintechniques/strategies
                        
                              

(2)  OUTSTANDING FACULTY PRACTICE AWARD

1.   Maintains active practice in an established NP faculty practice or other clinical setting

2.   Demonstrates creative approaches for teaching models of care, evaluation, etc.

3.   Demonstrates excellence in integrating practice with the NP faculty role

4.   Maintains outstanding standards of evidence-based practice

 

 (3)  OUTSTANDING POLICY LEADER AWARD

Contributes to the advancement of the nurse practitioner role at the local, regional, national, or international level in one or more of the following areas:

a. Leader in policy development 
b.  Advocate for NP-related legislation & regulations
c.  Leader in policy implementation
d.  Political activist in legislation related to APRNs

 

(4)  OUTSTANDING RESEARCHER AWARD

Contributes to knowledge development for nurse practitioner practice, education, and policy in one or more of the following areas:

a.    Funded research concerning phenomena of relevance to NP practice, policy, or education
b.    Funded research concerning nurse practitioner practice models
c.     Publication of research and conceptual work in research, clinical journals, and textbooks
d.     Influence in evolution of health policy through research or scholarly works
e.     Influence of research in nurse practitioner education
f.     Support of evidence-based practice

 

(5)  OUTSTANDING SERVICE TO NONPF AWARD

Contributes to the advancement of NONPF’s  mission through two or more of the following areas:

a.    Member or chair of a committee with outstanding service
b.    Participant in important activities
c.     Leader in a prominent role
d.    Mentor of and role model for new members and/or new faculty
e.    Contributor to growth of organization
f.     Volunteer for NONPF activities

 

(6)  RISING STAR FACULTY AWARD

1.       Holds the position as a faculty member within  the first five years of an academic career who exemplifies   promise in first 5 years the NP faculty career in two or more of the following areas:

1.       Teaching

2.       Research

3.       Service

4.       Practice

5.       Policy

6.       Administration

2.  Contributes a positive impact on the NP profession, academic institution, and/or educational system.

3.   Demonstrates sustained and progressive achievement consistent with a “rising star.”

  

RECOGNITION AWARDS (OPEN TO MEMBERS AND NON-MEMBERS)

 (7) FRIEND OF NONPF AWARD

Contributes to NONPF in two or more of the following ways:

a.   Sponsor, and/or donor, and/or fundraiser    
b.  Planned giving
c.  Volunteer time                    
d.  Promoter of NONPF’s image
e.  Developer of NONPF products
f.  Sponsor of awards (e.g., poster, research)
g.  Other

 

(8)  PRECEPTOR GOLD STAR AWARD

1.     Precepts or has precepted NP students

  2.   Demonstrates advancement of quality NP education through exceptional service as a preceptor

3.     Mentors with a positive impression and demonstrates exceptional leadership skills, teaching effectiveness, care for students, and articulate communication.

4.     Provides a letter of support from a student.

 

 

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