LPN & non-LPN Award Nominations extended to March 15


It’s an honour just to get nominated! The deadline has been extended to March 15 to honour excellent Licensed Practical Nurses and non-LPN health professionals in Alberta for an Award of Excellence.

LPN award recipients receive a $1000 cash prize, a commemorative crystal award, and are honoured by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) at the 2016 CLPNA AGM & Conference Awards Dinner on April 28, 2016.

Nominations close March 15, 2016.

How to Nominate a Licensed Practical Nurse

Download, print and submit a Nomination Form (available below) to submit your choice for one or more of the following awards.
DOWNLOAD – Awards Nomination Form (PDF)

Pat Fredrickson Excellence in Leadership Award is given to an LPN for consistently demonstrating excellence in leadership, advocacy, communication and passion for the profession.

Rita McGregor Excellence in Nursing Education/Preceptoring Award is given to an LPN nursing educator or a designated preceptor in a clinical setting who consistently demonstrates excellence in providing education in the workplace.

Laura Crawford Excellence in Nursing Practice Award is given to an LPN who displays exemplary nursing knowledge, promoting an atmosphere of teamwork, mentoring of team members, and pride in the profession.

How to Nominate a Non-LPN health care leader

Download, print and submit a Nomination Form (available below) to submit your choice for the Interprofessional Development Award.
DOWNLOAD – Awards Nomination Form (PDF)

The Interprofessional Development Award recognizes non-LPN healthcare leaders who are instrumental in building quality practice environments. Nominees are chosen by LPNs.

RELATED – Awards of Excellence

Winners will be chosen by the Selections Committee of the Fredrickson-McGregor Education Foundation for LPNs. Only complete Nomination Applications will be forwarded to the Selections Committee for review.

For further info, contact Foundation Assistant Donna Doerr at ddoerr@clpna.com, 780-484-8886 or 1-800-661-5877 (toll free in Alberta).