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General Category => Nursing Heroes => Topic started by: Idowu Olabode on June 18, 2016, 02:05:31 PM

Title: Nomination For The ICN International Achievement Award 2017 Opens
Post by: Idowu Olabode on June 18, 2016, 02:05:31 PM
The International Achievement Award is offered biennially to a practising nurse, with at least 10 years of nursing experience in one of the following domains of nursing: direct care, education, management or research. Nominees must have achieved significant impact internationally.
A commemorative gift and a certificate detailing the award will be presented and the award recipient will deliver a public address to an audience of nurses from around the world. Related travel and subsistence costs will be included in the award. An official register of recipients and citations is maintained.

Award description

-   Nominees must be practising nurses, with a minimum 10 years of nursing experience, in one domain of nursing: direct care, education, management or research.
-   Nominees must have achieved significant impact internationally
-   Nominees must be members of a national nurses association (NNA) in current membership (dues fully paid) of the International Council of Nurses (ICN).
-   Nominees must agree to be nominated, to deliver a public address on the occasion of the presentation of the award at an international nursing event, and to partake in award publicity.The award will not be made posthumously.
-   Nominations may be made by any NNA in paid-up membership with the International Council of Nurses.
-   There is no restriction on the number of candidates presented by each NNA as long as they fit the criteria.
-   Nominations must be submitted on the official nomination form, available to all ICN member NNAs directly from the International Council of Nurses or downloaded from the FNIF page on www.icn.ch
-   Completed forms must be received at ICN headquarters by 31 August 2016.

To download the nomination form click here
 (http://www.icn.ch/images/stories/documents/members/resource_center/Montly_Mailing/april2016/Intl_Ach_Award_On-line_Form_2017.doc)


To download the Brochure click
here
 (http://www.icn.ch/images/stories/documents/members/resource_center/Montly_Mailing/april2016/IAA_2017_FINAL_email.pdf)


Note:
Members of the FNIF, ICNF and ICN Boards of Directors and any employees of these organisations may not make or support nominations, nor be nominated themselves.