Family Appreciation Award

Nominations are open year round.

The Neonatal Nurse Family Appreciation Award provides an opportunity for a family to nominate a nurse who they feel deserves to be recognised for delivering outstanding care and support to a family and their infant while in the neonatal unit.

Nomination process


In recognition of receiving a nomination, all nominees receive a year's membership to ACNN. The winner will receive travel, a night’s accommodation and conference registration to attend the ACNN National Conference to be presented the award of $1000 in recognition of their achievement.

Key dates

  • Applications received between September and March will be assessed in April and applications received between April and August will be assessed in September
  • Recipients will be formally announced annually at the ACNN National Conference 

Enquires and nominations to Dr Linda Ng:

Updated 02 November 2019