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Application and Guidelines


The 2017 Academy for Nursing Education applications are now closed.

All applications were due by February 15, 2017. 

Join the Ranks for Nursing Education’s Elite

Individuals who have made enduring and substantial contributions to nursing education as teachers, mentors, scholars, public policy advocates, practice partners, or administrators are encouraged to pursue Fellowship  in the Academy of Nursing Education and urge worthy colleagues to apply. Once inducted into the Academy of Nursing Education, individuals are designated as Academy of Nursing Education Fellows and entitled to use the credential, ANEF.  Fellows then actively participate in the work of the NLN community to share ideas and insights on how to transform nursing education.

Individuals who meet eligibility criteria may apply for fellowship in the Academy by submitting a complete application. For more information, contact the Membership Department at or by calling 1-800-669-1656.