Grand Rapids Magazine is proud to recognize and award the region’s top nurses in 10 specialties for their extraordinary contributions to health care.

Nurses in Grand Rapids and West Michigan who are providing exceptional care within their fields are invited to apply and encouraged to nominate other deserving nurses in the region for consideration in the inaugural Excellence in Nursing awards brought to you by Grand Rapids Magazine. Award finalists and winners will be selected by a panel of judges within the nursing profession. The 10 winners will be revealed at the inaugural Excellence in Nursing awards on June 16 at 20 Monroe Live and featured in the July issue of Grand Rapids Magazine. The evening will feature a cocktail reception followed by a seated dinner and program honoring the finalists and 10 winners in the following categories:

  • Pediatric (neonatal and non-neonatal)
  • Emergency Room
  • Intensive Care
  • Acute Care/Family Practice/General Medicine
  • Cardiovascular
  • Community Health/Ambulatory Care
  • Oncology
  • Medical/Surgical Nursing
  • Rehabilitation
  • Women’s Health

The deadline to nominate is FEBRUARY 15, 2020

Click here to nominate

The deadline to apply is FEBRUARY 22, 2020

Click here to apply

To learn about available sponsorship opportunities, please contact:
Jenn Maksimowski, Advertising Director
For any event-related questions and inquiries, please contact:
Andrea Straw, Marketing and Events Manager




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