NZNO Conference & AGM, Leaving No One Behind - Health for All, 17-18 September 2019, Te Papa, Wellington

National Awards

All award nominations close Friday 7 June 2019


Service to NZNO

This award enables NZNO to acknowledge NZNO members who have made a superior contribution to the National or Regional work of NZNO. The contribution can be made in any area of NZNO activities, at a national or regional level, such as:

  • Promotion of NZNO to nurses or outside groups
  • National or regional committee work
  • Performing additional work for a committee
  • Advancing NZNO objectives or policies,

Service to NZNO Award criteria and nomination form (DOCX, 136KB)

Service to NZNO Award criteria and nomination form (PDF, 216KB)


Service to Nursing/Midwifery

This award enables the profession to recognise nurses or midwives at a national level who have:

  • Made a difference to nursing or midwifery practice, and/or
  • Made a difference to the practice environment of nurses or midwives.

Service to Nursing/Midwifery Award criteria and nomination form (DOCX, 142KB)

Service to Nursing/Midwifery Award criteria and nomination form (PDF, 252KB)


Award of Honour

The Award of Honour is presented every two years, and enables NZNO to recognise an NZNO member who has:

  • Made a noteworthy contribution to the New Zealand Nurses Organisation professionally and / or industrially, at a workplace, local, regional and / or national level
  • Promoted the work of the New Zealand Nurses Organisation in a significant manner
  • Has had a personal, positive impact on the nursing profession in New Zealand
  • Made a substantial and innovative contribution to health care in New Zealand
  • Participated in activities at a national or international level which increases the status and public recognition of the nursing profession in New Zealand.

Award of Honour criteria and nomination form (DOCX, 122KB)

Award of Honour criteria and nomination form (PDF, 387KB)


All award nominations close Friday 7 June 2019

Previous Awards

View previous award winners in the NZNO Award Register.

Nomination forms

Service to NZNO

Nomination form (DOCX, 136KB)

Nomination form (PDF, 216KB)

Service to Nursing/Midwifery

Nomination form (DOCX, 142KB)

Nomination form (PDF, 252KB)

Award of Honour

Nomination form (DOCX, 122KB)

Nomination form (PDF, 387KB)