Award Programs

AORN honors outstanding perioperative nurses through a comprehensive and well-recognized awards program, both for individuals and chapters.

2017 Chapter Excellence Award

This web page has all the information and links you need to submit your 2017 Chapter Excellence Award applications. There are six (6) steps to comp...

Individual Achievement Awards

We encourage AORN members to nominate yourself or a worthy colleague for one of AORN's individual achievement awards.

Jerry G. Peers Distinguished Service Award

Do you know someone who has made a significant contribution to the growth, progress and welfare of AORN? If so, why not nominate them for the Jerr...

Current Award Recipients

Congratulations to all individual and chapter excellence award recipients for 2016!

Past Award Recipients

Since 1982, many outstanding individuals and local chapters have been recognized by AORN for their achievements in the field of perioperative nursing....