Distinguished Research in Nursing Education Award Applications Due

Oct 31, 2022 Monday

Event Dates

Applications Due October 31

The purpose of the NLN Marilyn H. Oermann Award for Distinguished Research in Nursing Education is to recognize an individual or team who have generated an evidentiary base for the science of nursing education. 


  • Has a history of significant impact on one or more of the following outcomes: student, faculty, systems, or environmental
  • Serves as mentor(s) and leader(s) to develop and influence the next generation of nurse educator scientists
  • Disseminates broadly to share knowledge and experiences in research in nursing education
  • Has a body of research that employs a variety of research methodologies to address a universally applicable and contemporary problem
  • Meets the ethical responsibilities of nursing in keeping with the NLN Core Values of Caring, Integrity, Diversity & Inclusion, and Excellence


  • Nominee must be a current member of the NLN (current members of the awards committee, NLN staff, and the Board of Governors are not eligible)

  • Nominee agrees to attend the 2023 NLN Nursing Education Research Conference (NERC) to receive award and is willing to give a brief presentation at the closing plenary

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