Title : Nomination for National Florence Nightingale Nurses Award for the Year 2022

Nomination for National Florence Nightingale Nurses Award for the Year 2022

 As you are aware, National Florence Nightingale Nurses Awards are given as a mark of recognition for the meritorious services rendered by Nursing Professionals in the country. This award is presented on 12th of May every year on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale. The next award ceremony will be held on 12th May 2022 (tentatively).

The nomination for the Award will be scrutinized by a Committee headed by Hon’ble Justice Shri Gopala Gowda, formar Justice of Supreme Court of India.

The award is given to outstanding Nursing personnel employed in Central, State/UTs, Private, Missionary and Voluntary Organizations. The award consists of Cash Award of Rs. 50000/-, a certificate and a medal,

Apart from the Nursing Personnel working in the State, Central, Autonomous institutions, the Nursing Personnel working in Private, Missionary and Voluntary Organizations are also eligible for the National Florence Nightingale Nurses Award and their application may also be forwarded after considering it in State Level Selection Committee in accordance with the laid down procedure, subject to their fulfilling the requirements.

Selection criteria, applications form, instructions for preparing the resume of the nominee, composition of the State Level Selection Committee and procedure for selection of nominees for the award is below at Annexure I to V.

You are requested to recommend at least a panel of five names for each category, i. e. Auxiliary Nurses & Midwife, Registered Nurses and Midwife & Registered Lady Health Visitors from Your State.

On completion of the selection process outlined above, the names of the nominees along with their resume and documentary proof in support of claim for the award may be forwarded to

the President, Indian Nursing Council, 8th floor, NBCC Centre, Plot No.2, Community Centre, Okhla Phase-I, New Delhi-110020 latest by 28th February 2022.