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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 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. Read our bylaws.

Nominate a Nurse for an Award

We will be accepting award nominations from March 1-May 31, 2018.

Read the award category descriptions and...


The Patient's Choice Award

There are so many amazing nurses in Pennsylvania. Have you or a family member received care from one of them? Tell us your story! Write a letter (500 words or less) and tell us about your beloved nurse. If your letter is selected, you'll win a trip to Harrisburg to honor this special nurse at the Nightingale Gala. Your nurse will receive an acknowledgment never to be forgotten!

How to Submit a Nomination 

Write to us with the name of your special nurse, her/his employer, your name, address, and phone number and mail to: Nightingale Awards of Pennsylvania, 2400 Ardmore Boulevard, Suite 302, Pittsburgh, PA 15221. You can also submit via our online form (preferred).



2017 Patient's Choice Award Recipient

Congratulations to Gregory Addvensky, RN, from
Lehigh Valley Health Network. 

Gregory Addvensky (L) with his nominator Joseph Rappa (R) at the 2017 Awards Gala.  

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.