NSNA / Nurse.com Essay Contest
Deadline: March 7, 2014
Entrants are asked to submit a 1,000-word essay answering the following question:
“What does being an effective nurse leader mean to you?”
Tip: Consider why it is important to develop leadership skills. You may also want to explain how nursing students can begin developing those skills.
Essay will be judged on relevance to theme, writing style, originality, grammar, and spelling. Judges include representatives from Nurse.com and leaders of professional nursing organizations.
*Bonus points will be rewarded to entrants who submit a letter from one faculty member stating the contestant will receive academic recognition as part of the NSNA Leadership U. Visit www.bit.ly/leadershipu for information about earning academic credit for your essay. Please make sure to include a reference list for all citations (APA format).
Grand Prize Winner: