AANAC is proud to celebrate the work of long-term care professionals who embody the vision and values of AAPACN, the parent organization of AANAC and AADNS.  

We reward the work of long-term care nurses in the following categories:

IntegrityActions and behaviors displaying the highest level of leadership and ethics

InnovationActions and behaviors that display best practices and innovative solutions

InspirationActions and goals of aspiring leaders and first-time conference attendees

InfluentialActions that advocate for or affect change either internally or externally

Learn more and nominate yourself or a colleague today.

Why recognize someone deserving?

Why should you nominate yourself or someone else for an AAPACN award? In the video below, past winners from 2017's Awards and Professional Development Grants program tell you what that recognition meant to them and what it can mean for someone else!


Please note that in 2017 scholarships were renamed Professional Development Grants.