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**ANA-NY is excited to announce the "SPECIAL" Call for the Nominations for the SPECIAL 2021 ANA-NY Awards**

Posted 5 months ago

Looking for a way to honor your colleagues during Nurses Month? ANA-NY members are doing great work during these times, please take the time to recognize them and submit those nominations! ANA-NY is excited to announce the "SPECIAL" Call for the Nominations for the SPECIAL 2021 ANA-NY Awards.

Individual Nurse Hero Award 

          The ANA-NY Nurse Hero Award recognizes a nurse who has contributed to the frontlines during a local, state, national, or global emergency. This individual is recognized for going above and beyond their daily responsibilities by finding innovative ways to provide compassionate nursing care and inspire others as an essential and exemplary role model. 

Criteria: 

  • Was present and active on the frontlines with compassion, humanity, and resilience 
  • Motivated and guided nurses and/or healthcare workers during the time of uncertainty and different practice changes 
  • Used innovation to enhance nursing practice to improve patient outcomes 

    Member Award Application materials: 
  • Written narrative nomination by the nominator(s) (or self*) that addresses how the nominee meets the criteria for the award; not to exceed 500 words or two double spaced typewritten pages 
  • Curriculum vitae of the nominee 
  • Two (2) letters of support from professional colleagues 
  • Three (3) documents supporting the contributions of the nominee based on the criteria for the award 
  • Nominee’s statement (if not self-nominated) of major contribution addressing the criteria for the award 

 

 

Group Nurse Heroes Award 

          The ANA-NY Nurse Heroes Award recognizes any nursing or healthcare organization (not-for-profit, public, or private entity) that supported their employees or another organization that employs nurses during a local, state, national, or global emergency in an exemplary manner. This award is an appreciation for those who care for nurses so that nurses are able to perform their responsibilities without worry for their own safety. The support may focus on mental health, physical health, family support, shelter, and/or food. 

Criteria: 

  • Supported a group of at least two or more individuals on the frontlines with compassion, humanity, and resilience 
  • Cared for nurses so that they were able to perform their responsibilities without worry for their own safety 

         

         Non-Member Award Application materials: 

  • Written narrative nomination by the nominator(s) (or self) that addresses how the nominee meets the criteria for the award; not to exceed 500 words or two double spaced typewritten pages 
  • Two (2) letters of support from a professional colleague

  To nominate someone for an ANA-NY award please complete the online form at: https://form.jotform.com/211123746298154  by May 31st, 2021.