We are opening our call for awards for the Founders Award and Unique Contribution Award. These awards recognize individuals who have made significant contributions to the advancement of nursing diagnosis and the association. We believe that by recognizing outstanding individuals, we can continue to advance the field of nursing and improve patient care outcomes.
To be eligible for the Founders Award or Unique Contribution Award, nominees must have made an outstanding and lasting contribution to education, implementation, development, research, and/or informatics applications of NANDA-I nursing diagnoses. We encourage all NANDA-I members to nominate individuals who they believe deserve recognition for their contributions.
FOUNDERS AWARD The Founders Award is presented by the NANDA-I Board of Directors, to
those individuals who have made a lasting, internationally-reaching contribution to education,
implementation, development, research, and/or informatics applications of nursing diagnoses.
UNIQUE CONTRIBUTION AWARD The Unique Contribution Award is presented by the NANDA-I
Board of Directors, to those individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the
advancement of nursing diagnosis and the Association.
If you are interested in nominating someone for either award, visit the link below to review the criteria for each award in detail. We encourage you to review this document thoroughly before submitting your nomination.
We are excited to receive nominations for these awards and look forward to recognizing individuals who have made a significant impact on the nursing profession. Please note that nominations are due no later than April 15, 2023.
Thank you for your interest in the NANDA International awards!