The Professional Nurses Association of WNY confers the following awards at our annual awards banquet each June:
Nomination Information: 2019 Ruth McGrorey Nomination Criteria.pdf
Rose Bell, PhD, RN, APCNP
2018 WNY Nurse of Distinction
Cheryl Nosek, DNS, RN, CNE
2018 WNY Nurse of Distinction in Education
OUTSTANDING STAFF NURSE AWARD
Nomination Information: 2019 Outstanding Staff Nurse Nomination Criteria.pdf
This award is given to a current member of the PNAWNY who has a minimum of 3 years experience as a staff nurse and provides exceptional direct patient care within nursing standards.
John Cozzemera, RN
2018 WNY Outstanding Staff Nurse
NURSING SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS
Nomination Information: 2019 Scholarship Nomination Criteria.pdf
Recipients receive a monetary award and one year complementary Associate Membership. Recipients are students currently matriculated in an accredited school of nursing within the geographic boundaries of the Professional Nurses Association of WNY. Applicants must demonstrate scholastic and clinical ability as verified by a copy of transcripts and letters of recommendation from two members of the nursing facility.