The OU College of Nursing's Alumni Association Board of Directors has launched a Distinguished Alumni Award program. This award honors graduates of the College of Nursing who exemplify the criteria set forth below. In nominating yourself or another graduate, please carefully note these criteria and provide a full description of the merits of the candidate. The first recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award will be honored in 2017.
1. Graduate of the University of Oklahoma College of Nursing (any program);
2. Demonstrated outstanding leadership related to the field of nursing;
3. Significant clinical, academic, or other contributions to nursing or health care on a local, state, national or international level;
4. Must be a nurse but may be serving in a capacity other than direct patient care, to include but not limited to administrative, nonprofit, academic, etc.