Awards, Scholarships & Recognition Program
This is an important initiative of the Australian College of Nurse Practitioners as we recognise the outstanding service of Nurse Practitioners and Advanced Practice Nurses.
All Awards and Scholarships recognise the invaluable work Nurse Practitioners and Advanced Practice Nurses contribute to the Australian community ensuring effective, innovative and efficient care of an individual’s health issues in a complex and constantly changing environment.
As a College we strongly encourage applications from across the country, in relation to all types of roles and specialties. Please check the guidelines and consider who you may wish to nominate, or whether you could nominate yourself!
All applicants need to complete the Nomination Form in conjunction with Award/Scholarship specific requirements. Please email completed application forms and any additional requirements to Bernie McPhee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Time Frames Overview
The dates outlined below are indicative of the opening of nominations for the Awards, Scholarships & Recognition Program:
February 1 2022 Heather May Herrick Scholarships Opens
March 1 2022 Ollie Scholarship & QUT Indigenous / Rural & Remote Student Scholarship Opens
April 1 2022 HESTA NP of the Year & AMH NP Mentor of the Year Opens
April 30 2022 Heather May Herrick Scholarships Close
May 1 2022 BANK FIRST Innovation in Business Award & Beverley McGavin Excellence in Clinical Leadership Opens
June 30 2022 All ACNP Awards & Scholarship Applications Close
October 14 2022 Formal Announcement at the National Conference, prize and certificate presented
Past Awards, Scholarships & Recipients