The Clinical Nurse Leader Association Evidence Based Practice/ Nursing Research Award
Purpose: The Clinical Nurse Leader Association (CNLA) believes in the talent and expertise of its members and has developed these awards in recognition of CNL’s who encompass evidence-based practice and/or nursing research. Our goal is to encourage CNL involvement from around the world in EBP and research.
Eligibility: Full Member in good standing with the CNLA for at least 6 months of prior to submission. Have an evidence-based project or nursing research study. Eligibility period will be the prior calendar year.
Selection Criteria: Preference will be given to EBP or Research with a strong emphasis on how the CNL role is demonstrated in the submission.
Application: Applications shall be submitted to Presidentemail@example.com with the subject re: CNLA EBP/Research Award Submission
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until April 13, 2021. No late entries will be accepted.
Award: The award winner(s) will be announced May 6, 2021 as a celebration of Nurse’s week. Number of awards may vary each year based on the committee’s discretion.
Presentation: All award winners are required to acknowledge CNLA’s financial support in any presentation or manuscript.
Application for the Clinical Nurse Leader Association Evidence Based Practice / Nursing Research Award
Please submit the following.
Submissions that do not meet these requirements will be ineligible for award consideration.
1. Cover page:
a. Applicant’s name, credentials, and institution.
b. Title of project, dates of project
c. Publication/Journal accepted if applicable.
2. Copy of resume(s)- all involved in project.
3. Copy of article submitted/published if applicable.
4. Submit all documents to: Presidentfirstname.lastname@example.org
5. Subject of email should read: CNLA EBP/Research Award Submission
6. IRB approval if applicable.
**The selection committee will be comprised of CNLA members and shall not hold any perceived or actual conflicts of interests. Selection committee members shall not be eligible to submit. If a conflict of interest is identified the committee member will recuse themselves from service on the committee.
The 2021 Award Selection Committee Members:
Dr. Miriam Bender, University California Irvine
Dr. Wendy Hochreiter, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Dr. Alice Poyss, Drexel University
Dr. Tina Ralyea, Queens University and Prisma Health
Four (4) – $500 Awards Will Be Announced by The Selection Committee
via email and phone contact on May 6, 2021