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2016 Rising Star Alumni Awards Nomination Information

Rising Star Alumni Award

The Rising Star Alumni Award is open to any graduate of the UT Austin School of Nursing who received his or her BSN or MSN degree in the last ten years and who has evidenced leadership, impact, and innovation in health care delivery and/or health care policy and who is actively engaged in contributing to the profession.

General Nomination Information/Instructions

  • All nominations are due by 5:00 pm on September 5, 2016.
  • Individuals may nominate themselves.
  • Please note that an individual may be ineligible if any of the following conditions apply:
    • Current candidate for public office
    • Member of the selection committee
    • Previous recognition as Rising Star or distinguished alumni of the UT Austin School of Nursing
    • Not in good standing with the appropriate state board of nursing
    • Cannot be present at the time and place of the award presentation (evening of October 27, 2016 in Austin, Texas)
  • The individuals selected for the Rising Star Alumni Award will be notified by September 9, 2016 of their selection so that they may confirm plans to attend the evening event on October 27.

Rising Star Alumni Nomination Form

Nomination for this event has ended.