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Honorary Fellow Nomination Submission

Fellows in the Academy of Nursing Education may nominate
individuals for honorary fellowship annually. Complete each form
and save to your computer; be certain the nominee’s name is on
each document. When all elements have been compiled, use the
Application Submission
section below to upload the documents
and submit online

  • A nomination form completed by a current fellow*
  • A letter of reference from another individual* (does not have to be a fellow) affirming the nomination; to include examples of how the nominee's enduring and substantial work in the area(s) selected have had an impact on and made a difference in nursing education. The letter of reference is limited to 500 words and is to be submitted in PDF format with an electronic signature.
  • The complete Nomination Checklist
  • A current curriculum vitae/resume of the nominee, no more than six single-spaced pages. It should substantiate the nominee’s primary area of contribution to nursing education, and emphasize the nominee’s accomplishments
It is the responsibility of the nominator to ensure that all documents and associated fees are included in the submission. Incomplete nominations will be returned, along with the fee, without being reviewed.

Online nominations must be received no later than 11:59 pm (EST) on February 15, 2014. Any submission received after this date/time will be returned, along with the nomination fee, without being reviewed.

*Members of the current NLN Board of Governors, NLN Foundation Board of Trustees, Academy Review Panel, or NLN staff may not be used as a reference; fellows in these groups may not nominate.

For Further Information
Contact Tish Hess, MS, RN, director, Membership and Excellence Initiatives at

Nomination Submission

Nominee's Name
Click "Browse" to search your computer and attach your files. Be certain that every document name contains the nominee's last name. Once you have attached all of the necessary files, click "Submit and Pay."

Nomination Form
Letter of Reference
Curriculum Vitae
Nomination Checklist
Note: After submitting the form you will be taken directly to the shopping cart to pay the nomination fee..

Please click only once, it may take several seconds to process.


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