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MNRS Awards

Every year, the Midwest Nursing Research Society presents awards to selected members of the Society who have made significant and notable contributions to the field of nursing through research. The Awards Committee urges you to nominate a colleague today! Please click on the links below for the individual requirements for each award and the link to the nomination form.

*** PLEASE NOTE: Self-nominations are welcomed and MNRS members who applied for an Award last year and still meet the requirements are encouraged to re-apply this year.***


Harriet H. Werley New Investigator Award: Recognizes Contribution of a New Investigator. CLICK HERE for the criteria for this award and to make a nomination.
Distinguished Contribution Award: Recognizes the Contribution of a Member Who Enhanced Science/Practice of Nursing in the MNRS Region. CLICK HERE for the criteria for this award and to make a nomination.
Distinguished Service Award: Recognizes a Member who Demonstrates Dedicated Service and Commitment to MNRS. CLICK HERE for the criteria for this award and to make a nomination.
Lifetime Achievement Award: Recognizes a Member who Significantly Advanced the Profession of Nursing. CLICK HERE for the criteria for this award and to make a nomination.

2018 John A. Hartford Foundation
Award Recipient
Dongjuan Xu, PhD, MS, BS
Purdue University
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2018 Harriet H. Werley
New Investigator Award Recipient
Amelia Knopf, PhD, MPH, BSN
Indiana University
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Distinguished Contribution Award Recipient
Carol Musil, PhD, RN, FAAN
Case Western Reserve University
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Distinguished Service Award Recipient
Marge Bott, PhD, RN
University of Kansas
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Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient
Lauren Aaronson, PhD, RN, FAAN
University of Kansas
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Senior Scientist Award Recipients:

2013 Recipients
Claire Burke Draucker, PhD, RN, APRN, FAAN, Indiana University School of Nursing
Donna McCarthy Beckett, PhD, RN, FAAN, The Ohio State University College of Nursing
Linda Janusek, PhD, RN, Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing
Susan E. Hickman, PhD, Indiana University School of Nursing

2012 Recipients
Bernadette Melnyk,PhD, RN, CPNP/PMHNP, FNAP, FAAN, The Ohio State University College of Nursing
Norma A. Metheny, RN, PhD, FAAN, Saint Louis University School Of Nursing

2011 Recipients
Vicki S. Conn, PhD RN FAAN, University of Missouri
Rita A. Frantz, PhD, RN, FAAN, University of Illinois
Toni Tripp-Reimer, University of Iowa
Pamela J. Salsberry, PhD, RN, Ohio State University

2010 Recipients
Marlene Cohen, PhD, RN, FAAN, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Elizabeth Madigan, PhD, RN, FAAN, Case Western Reserve University
Michael Weaver, PhD, RN, FAAN, Indiana University
Betsy Fife, BSN, MSN, PhD, Indiana University

2009 Recipients
Karen Ahijevych, PhD, RN, FAAN, The Ohio State University
Ann M. Berger, PhD, RN, AOCN®, FAAN, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Janean E. Holden PhD, RN, University of Michigan
Sarah Thompson, RN, PhD, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Lani Zimmerman, RN, BSN, MSN, PhD, University of Nebraska Medical Center

2008 Recipients
Marion Broome, PhD, RN, FAAN, Indiana University
Janet Carpenter, PhD, RN, Indiana University
Victoria Champion, DNS, RN, Indiana University
Barbara Daly, PhD, RN, FAAN, Case Western Reserve University
Joan Haase, PhD, RN, FAAN, Indiana University
Susan Ludington, PhD, CNM, FAAN, Case Western Reserve University
Shirley Moore, PhD, RN, FAAN, Case Western Reserve University
Carol Musil, PhD, RN, Case Western Reserve University
Susan Rawl, PhD, RN, Indiana University
Marilyn Sommers, PhD, RN, FAAN, University of Pennsylvania
Susan Noble Walker, EdD, RN, FAAN, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Jaclene Zauszniewski, PhD, RNC, FAAN, Case Western Reserve University

Additional Awards