The Professional Nursing Awards celebrate and recognize individual nurses who excel in the areas of leadership, practice, education, and community service. The Center for Nursing Excellence believes nurses deserve to be recognized for their exceptional contributions to the profession of nursing. We encourage everyone to submit a nomination for one or more of the following Professional Nursing Recognition Award categories:
Professional Nursing Awards:
- Betty Casali Transformational Leadership
- Advancement of Nursing Practice
- Excellence in Nursing Education
- Outstanding Community Service
- Excellence in Advanced Practice
Hospital Week Awards:
- Helen May Compassionate Care Award (UAMS Intranet)
- Mary Helen Forrest Legacy Award
- Team Impact Award (UAMS Intranet)
- Please select the award above to access the guidelines and nomination form. Supportive information may be attached and is encouraged.
- Deadline to submit nominations and supportive information is Friday, March 15, 2024.
IMPORTANT: Nominations will not be accepted after this date. NO EXCEPTIONS
The Center for Nursing Excellence will announce the award winners and celebrate all award nominees on May 8, 2024. More information about the celebration will be coming soon.
2023 Award Recipients