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 online application form via each award or scholarships dedicated web page.
For any enquiries, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1300 433 660.
2023 awards & scholarships deadlines
The dates outlined below are indicative of the opening of nominations for the Awards, Scholarships & Recognition Program:
February 1 Heather May Herrick Scholarships open
March 1 Ollie & QUT Indigenous / Rural & Remote Student Scholarships open
April 3 HESTA NP of the Year & AMH NP Mentor of the Year awards open
April 30 Applications for all scholarships close
May 1 Bank First Innovation in Business & Beverley McGavin Excellence in Clinical Leadership awards open
June 30 Applicaitons for all awards close
October 13 Recipients announced at the ACNP National Conference Gala Awards Dinner
Past Awards, Scholarships & Recipients