4th Annual 40 under 40


Practice, Education and Administration

Please take a moment today to nominate a nurse deserving of recognition for the work they do.

The Illinois Nurses Foundation is accepting nominations for the 2nd Annual 40 Under 40 Emerging Nurse Leader Awards. The awards will recognize 40 Illinois RNs younger than 40 who positively represent their profession by participating in the community as well as professional organizations.

Nominations are due April 15, 2018.  NOMINATION FORM

Winners will be chosen by their peers based on the following criteria:

Positively represent the nursing profession by actively participating in the community and/or a professional organization.

The award is designed to recognized nurses in Illinois who demonstrate exemplary professional practice along with community engagement and/or advocacy on behalf of the profession and those we serve.

Awards will be presented on September 13 at the Hilton Lisle/Naperville in Lisle, Illinois.

Deadline for submissions is April 15, 2018

Winners will be notified in June 2018.

September 13 2018
Hilton Lisle/Naperville
3003 Corporate W Dr, Lisle, IL 60532
5 P.M. -6:30 P.M.
Networking with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres
6:30 P.M. – 8 P.M.

Awards Ceremony
The Event will recognize 40 outstanding nurses in Illinois under 40. We want to celebrate and encourage exemplar dedication to the nursing profession, dedicated service within the community and the promise to grow in leadership for the advancement of nursing in Illinois.

2017 Event Summary –

List of Awardees

2017 Program Book