JCN Alumni Awards

The Jefferson College of Nursing is requesting nominations for the 2017 Alumni Awards. The Alumni Awards were established to recognize the outstanding and distinguished professional achievements of Nursing alumni. The Award will be presented on June 13, 2017. The deadline for nominations is April 25.

There are three categories in which you can nominate a JCN graduate:

The JCN Alumni Emerging Leader Award

This award recognizes a recent graduate of JCN who has distinguished him or herself in his or her profession by making significant contributions in research, leadership and professional organizations, community service or related significant professional accomplishments. 

The JCN Alumni Special Achievement Award

This award recognizes the significant long-term professional achievement, in the areas of education, research and/or community service, of a JCN graduate who has also advanced the image of the Jefferson College of Nursing. 

The JCN Alumni Distinguished Service Award

This award recognizes a graduate who has made an exceptional contribution of time, resources and/or expertise to advance the mission of the Jefferson College of Nursing and Jefferson University.

To submit a nomination, please include a curriculum vitae, resume or biography, along with a letter of nomination. Self-nominations will be accepted.  Nominations should be submitted by email to Carey Heck, PhD, CRNP, JCN Alumni Affairs Committee, at, or by mail or in person to the Office of Alumni Relations, Edison Building, 130 South 9th Street, 17th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107.

Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 215-955-7750 or if you have any questions.