Recognizes achievements and involvement in oncology nursing health policy and advocacy
The Excellence Awards represent 11 recognition opportunities for oncology nursing achievements within diverse fields of expertise. Each opportunity includes a $500 award, a plaque, and travel reimbursement to attend the ONS Annual Congress.
These awards are granted to ONS members who have been nominated by another member. The nomination cycle for the 2018 Excellence Awards will open in the spring of 2017, with nominations due on September 30, 2017.
Recognizes excellence in cancer nursing education
Recognizes excellence in cancer nursing management and administration
Recognizes excellence in radiation therapy nursing
Recognizes excellence in patient and public education
Recognizes achievements and involvement in patient advocacy across the cancer treatment continuum, particularly relating to survivorship issues
Honors a nurse who has made significant contributions to surgical oncology
Honors a nurse who has made significant contributions to medical oncology
Honors an oncology nurse who demonstrates age-sensitive health interventions, quality care, and symptom management to older adult patients with cancer
Honors an exemplary nurse engaged in cancer prevention and early detection
Honors an exemplary nurse engaged in blood and marrow transplantation