Neonatal Nurse Excellence Award

2022 Nominations are now open and close Friday 15 July.

ACNN members are invited to nominate colleagues for the Clinical Neonatal Nurse Excellence Award, in recognition of their dedication and work which exemplifies the ACNN National Standards for Neonatal Nurses.

Nominated neonatal nurses will have made a substantial contribution to neonatal nursing in one of more of the following areas:

  • Clinical Practice
  • Clinical Education
  • Clinical Research

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Nomination Process


  • The winner will receive $1000 in recognition of their achievement and the nominator of the winner receives $100
  • Winner will be announced on 15th August as part of our International Neonatal Nurses Day celebrations

Key dates

  • Nominations close 15 July 2022 at 5 pm. 

Enquires and nominations to Professor Denise Harrison at

Updated 01 July 2022