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AONE offers four annual recognition awards. Click the award name to learn more about award criteria.

AONE Mentor Award
Recognizes a nurse in executive practice who has been exemplary in supporting the professional development of his or her colleagues by serving as a mentor or advisor.

AONE Prism Diversity Awards

Recognizes an individual and an organization who/that has advanced diversity efforts within the nursing profession, the community or individual’s organization. The individual/organization is a leader in in supporting the AONE Guiding Principles for Diversity in Health Care Organizations and demonstrates the mastery of the AONE Nurse Executive Competencies – Communication and Relationship Building, Diversity.

AONE Chapter Achievement Award
Recognizes an AONE Chapter that promotes nursing leadership and its influence in the areas of the advancement of nursing practice, patient safety and quality, recruitment and retention, or another priority initiative for that particular state/region, and can serve as a model for other states or regions with similar interests.