A committee of the UNC School of Nursing Alumni Association selects recipients for the annual Distinguished Alumna/Alumnus Award, Carrington Award for Outstanding Community Service, GOLD (Graduate of the Last Decade Award), and Honorary Alumna/us of the Year Award. Click here to nominate a classmate, colleague or friend who has meant much to the profession and to the School of Nursing. A member of the awards committee may contact you for additional information.
Distinguished Alumna/Alumnus Award: Commends School of Nursing graduates known for their outstanding service in the area of nursing, either through their scholarly efforts, their promotion of health care or their tireless service to the field of nursing.
Carrington Award for Exceptional Community Service: Presented to an individual who has given remarkable service to the community, state or other beneficiary organizations (though not necessarily through direct nursing activity) and who has reflected favorably on the School of Nursing through this remarkable service.
Honorary Alumna/us Award: Awarded to a professional who possesses distinction in the nursing profession and has demonstrated outstanding support to the School of Nursing. This person is a non-graduate of the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Nursing.
Graduate of the Last Decade Award (GOLD): Awarded to the School of Nursing graduate who has graduated within the past ten years and has made outstanding contributions to the School, profession, community or nation.
Past Award Recipients:
- 2016 Alumni Award Recipients
- 2014-15 Alumni Award Recipients
- 2013 Alumni Award Recipients
- 2012 Alumni Award Recipients
- 2011 Alumni Award Recipients
- 2010 Alumni Award Recipients
- 2009 Alumni Award Recipients
- 2008 Alumni Award Recipients
- 2007 Alumni Award Recipients
- 2006 Alumni Award Recipients
- 2005 Alumni Award Recipients
- 2004 Alumni Award Recipients