Call for Nominations- Honor your School Nurse!

We are pleased to share that the Maine Association of School Nurses has announced a call for nominations for the Maine School Nurse of the Year (SNOY) 2020-21! This award recognizes an outstanding school nurse for contributions to the school and community they serve. The award provides recognition to an individual who demonstrates leadership in 6 areas of practice: care provision, program management, health education, professional development, community involvement, and research.

The individual selected will receive a $500 cash award and be recognized at the July 2020 Maine School Nurse Summer Institute and the May 2021 School Nurse Day Celebration at the Blaine House. We are accepting applications now.

The application deadline is April 25, 2020.  If you know a school nurse who inspires you with his/her dedication to their school community, please consider nominating him/her for this prestigious award! You can access more information or visit the MASN website.

A Complete nomination packet includes:

    • Nomination Form
    • Reference letters (3-5) with at least one from administration
    • Curriculum Vitae
    • Written report addressing the six content areas

Submit original and 3 copies by April 25, 2020 to SNOY Coordinator, Erin Taylor.  Email for the appropriate mailing address or with any questions.