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Nomination by Petition

Nominations by Petition to the 2018 AORN National Ballot will be accepted July 25, 2018 - January 12, 2018.

Nomination by Petition Policy

  • Nomination by Petition Candidate must complete a candidate application (if not already submitted)
  • Nomination by Petition Candidate must obtain 50 supporters / signatures with a minimum of 10% (5) coming from outside of their chapter.  
  • The 50 supporters must log into the Nomination by Petition application and submit their electronic signature in support of the Nomination by Petition candidate. (Note: Typing name in signature box constitutes as electronic signature)
  • All electronic signatures will be verified to ensure authenticity. 
  • Nomination by Petition candidates will be identified with an asterisk (*) on the ballot and other publications.
  • Nomination by Petition candidates must meet publishing deadlines in order to be included in the AORN Journal and other publications. 
  • Process will be reviewed annually.