Nominations are now being accepted for the Education Foundation’s annual Awards of Excellence. Recognize an exceptional Licensed Practical Nurse or a supportive non-LPN by nominating them today.
These awards celebrate excellence in nursing practice, leadership, education, and for supportive non-LPN professionals. (See below for the complete list.)
There is a $1000 cash gift for every LPN who wins. These exceptional individuals (and often their facility) are featured in CARE magazine, sharing their story with more 18,000 subscribers. Winners will be selected by the Fredrickson-McGregor Education Foundation for LPNs.
Fast, Easy Nomination Process
The nomination process is easy.
- Decide which one of the four Awards best describes the person you want to nominate.
- Ask two additional people to be Sponsors for this nomination and get their contact information
- Start the online nomination form.
In a few minutes, explain why they deserve an Award of Excellence and provide some compelling examples. That’s it!
Nominations close February 15, 2021.
Nominations have been extended until March 15, 2021
LAURA CRAWFORD EXCELLENCE IN NURSING PRACTICE AWARD (LPN)
For an outstanding Licensed Practical Nurse (nominated by their peers) who consistently demonstrates excellence in practice through exemplary nursing knowledge, skills, attitude and judgement; promoting an atmosphere of teamwork; pride in the profession; and mentoring team members.
PAT FREDRICKSON EXCELLENCE IN LEADERSHIP AWARD (LPN)
For an outstanding Licensed Practical Nurse (nominated by their peers) who consistently demonstrates excellence in leadership through their professionalism, advocacy, communication, and passion for the profession.
RITA MCGREGOR EXCELLENCE IN NURSING EDUCATION/PRECEPTOR AWARD (LPN)
For an outstanding Licensed Practical Nurse (nominated by their peers) who, as a Nursing Educator or a designated Preceptor in a clinical setting, consistently demonstrates excellence in the provision of nursing education in their workplace.
INTERPROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AWARD (NON-LPN)
For a non-LPN health care leader (nominated by an LPN) who is instrumental in building quality practice environments.
Questions? Contact Foundation Secretariat Marjorie Malenfant at firstname.lastname@example.org, 780-484-8886, or 1-800-661-5877 (toll free in Alberta).