Outstanding Volunteer Leadership

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.