Award for Excellence in School Nursing

NYSASN likes to recognize school nurses in New York State who excel in their practice of school nursing. NYSASN representatives from each Zone are encouraged, not required, to present one school nurse from their Zone each year with the Award for Excellence in School Nursing. Award recipients are chosen at the Zone level providing the following criteria have been met:

(1) Currently practicing as a full-time school nurse
(2) Must be a member of NYSASN for the current and preceding two years (three consecutive years)
(3) Completed application form and biography
(4) Nomination by self, colleague or administrator

Download the EISN Nomination Form here.

Congratulations to the 2022 Excellence in School Nursing Award Winners!

Zone 2: Colleen Cleary, BSN, RN • Dawnwood Middle School • Middle Country Central School District

Zone 4: Daniella Ferreira, BSN, RN • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School • Lakeland Central School District

Zone 12: Kathleen Starkweather, RN • Oakfield-Alabama Middle High School • Oakfield-Alabama Central School District




Click here for a list of Previous Award Winners