Nominate Your Peers for SON Alumni Awards

This is a picture of the alumni award trophies, which are crystal-like and carolina blue.
A committee of the UNC Chapel Hill School of Nursing Alumni Association selects recipients for the annual Alumna/Alumnus of the Year 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. The deadline is October 31, 2014. A member of the awards committee may contact you for additional information.

The DISTINGUISHED ALUMNA/US OF THE YEAR AWARD is awarded to the UNC School of Nursing graduate who is known for distinction in nursing through scholarly endeavors, promotion of health care or professional service.

The CARRINGTON AWARD FOR EXCEPTIONAL COMMUNITY SERVICEis awarded to the UNC School of Nursing graduate who has given remarkable service to the community, state or other beneficiary organizations and has reflected favorably on the School of Nursing through efforts to benefit society (though not necessarily through direct nursing activity).

The HONORARY ALUMNA/US AWARD is 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.

The GRADUATE OF THE LAST DECADE AWARD (GOLD) is 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.

Recipients will be recognized at a special award ceremony to be held on campus in the spring. Please help us identify and acknowledge these exceptional nurses within our alumni community.

Many thanks to you for your feedback and participation. We are sincerely grateful for all the ways you support Carolina nursing.

Nominations are easily submitted online at http://nursing.unc.edu/alumni-friends/alumni-awards-program/nomination-form/