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American Academy of Nurse Practitioners 2013 State Award Nominations

AUSTIN, TX (August 21) -- Nominations are now open for the prestigious 2013 AANP State Award for Excellence.

The NP State Award for Excellence is given annually to an NP in each state who has demonstrated excellence in NP clinical practice.

The Advocate State Award for Excellence is given annually to an individual in each state who has made a significant contribution toward increasing awareness and acceptance of NPs. Examples of past recipients have been physicians, legislators, educators, etc. NPs are also eligible for the advocate award for non-clinical practice initiatives related to leadership, precepting, policy, politics, research, education, or community affairs.

You do not need to be an AANP member to nominate someone or be nominated.  Nominations are open from August 21 thru October 22, 2012.

To begin the nomination process, you must log in to MyAANP
If you do not already have a MyAANP account, Register here