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2017 Award Winners Announced

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Congratulations to our 2017 Scholarship Recipients

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THANK YOU to our Contributors!

View the list of our generous sponsors and donors - we are extremely grateful for their support! 



2018 Gala: October 26

2019 Gala: November 8

NEW Location: Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel





Nightingale Awards of Pennsylvania is a statewide, non-profit foundation created to help recruit and retain nursing professionals. It is governed by a 24-member volunteer Board of Trustees, consisting of individuals who are leaders in nursing, business, industry, and other health care fields. To achieve its objectives, the foundation has established a scholarship fund and awards program. Click here to read our bylaws.

Apply for a Nursing Scholarship

We will be accepting scholarship applications from January 24-April 3, 2018. Read the scholarship application criteria and click here to apply

Nominate a Nurse for an Award

We will be accepting award nominations from March 1-May 31, 2018. Read the award category descriptions and check back for the link to submit.

2018 Key Dates

Call for Scholarship Applications: 1/24/18 through 4/3/18

  • Visit our scholarships page for details about the criteria.
  • Scholarship recipients to be announced in May 2018.

Call for Nightingale Award Nominations: 3/1/18 through 5/31/18

  • The online application will be posted to our website on 3/1/18.
  • Visit our awards page for details about the criteria.
  • Award finalists to be announced in July 2018.

Scholarship & Award Sponsorships and Gala Program Acknowledgements Due: 10/8/18

  • Visit our Sponsorship & Donations page for details about how you can submit a tax-deductible contribution to the Nightingale Awards of PA. Sponsorship opportunities are available as well!

Nightingale Awards Gala: 10/26/18

  • Gala to take place at a NEW LOCATION - the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel in Harrisburg, PA.
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Get Notifications 

An email announcing our call for scholarships and awards will be sent to everyone on our contact list. We also send emails to our contacts throughout the year to: announce our finalists and winners, provide information about our annual Awards Gala, etc. If you would like to receive notifications from the Nightingale Awards of Pennsylvania throughout the year, join our list!  

Sponsorship and Donations

Thank you to our generous sponsors and contributors! Visit our Sponsorship and Donations page to view the list of our supporters. Please consider donating this year to support nursing in Pennsylvania - we greatly appreciate any contribution, large or small.