Calling all Carolina Nursing Alumni

The UNC School of Nursing Alumni Association is pleased to announce the 2021 call for nominations for Carolina Nursing Alumni Awards. The deadline for nominations is February 19, 2021. Help us continue to recognize and celebrate our Carolina nurses whose courage, resilience and selfless acts were highlighted more than ever during a global pandemic.

2021 Carolina Nursing Award categories

Outstanding Alumna/us Award
Awarded to a School of Nursing graduate who is known for their outstanding service to the field of nursing, either through scholarly efforts in research or teaching, promotion of health care or excellence in patient care and practice.

NEW Outstanding Nurse Innovator
Awarded to a School of Nursing graduate who is applying new ideas and methods to the field of nursing to improve patient experiences, health outcomes and nursing practice, research and/or education.

Outstanding Alumni Service Award
Awarded to a School of Nursing graduate who has demonstrated outstanding voluntary leadership or public service on a local, national or global level.

NEW Outstanding Early Career Alumni Award
Awarded to a School of Nursing graduate with ten years or less experience in the nursing field who has exhibited excellence as an emerging nurse leader.

Nominate someone today!
Nominating is easy. The nomination form asks for an alumnus/a name, class year and why you think this person should receive the award. Someone from the School of Nursing will follow-up with you if they need more information.

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Click here to learn more and see past recipients.