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American Academy of Nursing’s Johnson & Johnson Excellence in Media Award

August 2013

Entries are now being accepted for the American Academy of Nursing’s Johnson & Johnson Excellence in Media Award, an award that recognizes exemplary journalism that reports on health or healthcare with accurate and appropriate inclusion of nurses’ contributions or perspectives.

Eligible individuals are journalists representing traditional, digital or entertainment media outlets that target a general or public audience. Entries may include investigative reporting stories, breaking news, shorts, single stories, series, documentaries and other media approaches. Nursing-specific outlets are not eligible.

The primary or lead journalist recipient will receive a $1,000 cash prize or have a charitable donation made in their name. The winner will receive the award at the American Academy of Nursing’s 40th Annual Meeting and Conference in Washington, D.C., from October 17-19.

For more information or to apply, visit www.AANnet.org. All entries must be received no later than August 31.

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