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ACES Hearst Award Information

The NLN Hearst Foundations Excellence in Geriatric Education Awards

As part of an intensive focus on teaching care of older adults, the NLN recognizes schools of nursing that demonstrate exceptional instruction and innovation in this key area of nursing education. The Excellence in Geriatric Education Award is a multi-year competitive awards program; 12 schools of nursing will be selected for this prestigious honor between 2012 and 2015.

Awardees present their innovative approaches to teaching geriatrics at the NLN Education Summit pre-Summit ACE.S workshop session.

Awardees will receive a certificate and plaque, one complimentary registration to the NLN Education Summit, and partial support for Summit travel costs.

The 2015 award winners have been selected.