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SNAP Awards and Scholarships

SNAP will be sponsoring many awards and scholarships again at the 70th Anniversary Convention.  There will be awards and scholarships presentations on Thursday, November 17, 2022.  All applicants must be registered for the convention. Following are some of the awards and scholarships that will be available to submit September to October 15, 2022. 

SNAP Member Scholarship Opportunities:  SNAP provides scholarship monies that we receive from our exhibitors to current SNAP members.  All applicants must be members of NSNA/SNAP.

FIRST YEAR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

UPPERCLASSMAN SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION:  

SNAP Leader of Tomorrow:  The SNAP Board of Directors, in cooperation with our SNAP Alumni, have established this award to recognize a distinguished nursing student who exemplifies leadership and achievement in SNAP, their community and their scholarly efforts.  The recipient will receive a $250 scholarship.

OTHER AWARD OPPORTUNITIES

SNAP Faculty Advisor of the Year:  This award is presented to one of our chapter’s Faculty Advisors.  Chapters need to complete the Jotform for their Faculty Advisor to be considered.

The Community Health Award is presented to the SNAP chapter that submits the most outstanding community health project.

The Jamey Thiel Miller Legislative Award is presented to a SNAP member who is interested in and active in the political process.

The Outstanding Chapter Newsletter Award is given to a SNAP chapter that best demonstrates effective and consistent communications with their members through the use of a newsletter.

The Social Media Award will be given to that chapter that utilizes various platforms to communicate with their members and others.

The Rena M. Lawrence Memorial Award is presented to a student who demonstrates outstanding achievement and commitment to nursing excellence.

The Outstanding Chapter Website Award is presented to a chapter who communicates regularly with their members through the use of a chapter website.

And the most prestigious chapter award presented each year is the Chapter Excellence Award.  There are three categories, based on the chapter’s membership as of October 15th.  Category 1 – 1 to 100 members; Category 2 – 101 to 200 members; and Category 3 – over 200 members.

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL MEMBERS AND CHAPTERS RECOGNIZED FOR THEIR ACHIEVEMENTS LAST YEAR.  SNAP ENCOURAGES ALL MEMBERS AND CHAPTERS TO CONSIDER APPLYING FOR THE 2022 AWARDS!