The AORN Outstanding Volunteer Leadership Award celebrates individuals who demonstrate outstanding achievement in volunteer work by guiding and developing their Chapter, Specialty Assembly, State Council, or by exhibiting a commitment to create a better environment and quality of life to those in need.
Examples might be but are not limited to:
- Working on facility based community benefit initiatives
- Mission trips
- Military troop support
- Significant involvement with other national or local groups where perioperative nursing is represented
- Specialty Assembly leadership to influence change in Specialty Assembly areas of practice
- Meetings with state representatives to influence change, chapter growth, state council implementation, etc.
The application window for Individual Awards is currently closed.