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School of Nursing and Midwifery Annual Achievement Awards 2022

18 May 2022

Nominations for the School of Nursing and Midwifery Annual Achievement Awards 2022 are now open.

Nominations for the School of Nursing and Midwifery Annual Achievement Awards 2022 are now open.

The COVID-19 pandemic has meant the past year has been exceptionally challenging for healthcare services and staff. Now, more than ever the School of Nursing and Midwifery at University College Cork strives to promote excellence in the student experience that emphasises personal, professional, and academic development for life.

The School recognises the many exceptional and talented students that are engaged in various activities within and outside the School.

The 2022 School of Nursing and Midwifery Student Awards have a number of categories:

                      Undergraduate Student of the Year

                      Postgraduate Student of the Year

                      Student Leader of the Year

                      Award for Outstanding Contribution to Student Life

                      Award for Recognition in Sport

                      Award for Recognition in the Arts and Entertainment

                      Patricia J. Power Excellence in Clinical Practice Award

                      Keady Clifford Award for Excellence in Children’s Nursing

Other awards:

                      Community Engagement/Activist Award (can be a student, registered nurse/midwife, school of nursing and midwifery staff member)

                      Promoting Equality & Diversity Award (can be a student, registered nurse/midwife, school of nursing and midwifery staff member)

The School also recognises the importance of facilitating learning in the clinical environment and has two awards in this category:

                      Preceptor of the Year (registered nurse/midwife who has been a preceptor)

                      Best Clinical and Quality Environment of the Year (facilitating nursing or midwifery undergraduate/postgraduate students).

To apply for an award, the nominator must complete the online application form (link below), indicating in no more than 200 words why the nominee should receive the award. Self-nominations are also welcome. Closing date for receipt of completed nomination forms is Friday 3rd June 2022.

The Application Form.

The ceremony is scheduled in person for 4pm the 16th June 2022 in the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, G.05, UCC  

 

For more on this story contact:

Ms. Sinead Heffernan

or

Ms. Valeria Venditti

 

School of Nursing and Midwifery

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Brookfield Health Sciences Complex College Road Cork, Ireland , T12 AK54

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