Member Awards

Submission has ended for the AONE member awards. Nominated members will be contacted in the coming months. For questions contact Alexis Steele.

  • Affiliate Achievement
    Recognizes an AONE Affiliate that promotes nursing leadership and its influence in the areas of the advancement of nursing practice, patient safety, quality, recruitment and retention, or another priority initiative and can serve as a model.

     

    Eligibility
    Nominee must be an AONE Affiliate.

     


  • Honorary Member
    Recognizes a person who has made a noteworthy contribution to the health care field and to nursing leadership practice.

     

    Eligibility
    Nominee is not an AONE member. | Respected leader in nursing or health care. | Demonstrates commitment to nursing leadership. | Supports AONE’s mission through work, research or service to the health care community.

     


  • Lifetime Achievement
    AONE’s highest and most prestigious award given to a member recognized by the broader nursing community as a significant leader in the nursing profession.

     

    Eligibility
    Nominee must be an AONE member or a former member |Current members of the AONE Board of Directors and/or AONE staff are not eligible.

     


  • Mentor
    Recognizes a nurse in executive practice who is an exemplary in supporting the professional development of colleagues by serving as a mentor or advisor. Embodies the definition of a mentor as a “trusted counselor or guide”.

     

    Eligibility
    Nominee must be a current AONE member. |Current members of the AONE Board of Directors and/or AONE staff are not eligible.

     


  • Prism
    Recognizes an organization or individual who has advanced diversity efforts within the nursing profession and the organization’s community.

     

    Eligibility
    Individual nominee must be a current AONE Member for at least one year. | An organization nomination must be submitted by a current AONE member. | Current members of the AONE Board of Directors and/or AONE staff are not eligible.

     


  • Pamela Austin Thompson Early Careerist
    Recognizes an AONE or AONE Foundation program alumnus who exhibits significant potential as a future health care leader and demonstrates exemplary leadership within his or her organization, community and the nursing profession.

     

    Eligibility
    Active AONE member | Participated in AONE and/or AONE Foundation education program. | Have 5 – 10 years of experience as a nurse in a leadership position. | Exhibits significant potential as a future health care leader and role model to other early careerists.