Margaret Barton-Burke PhD, RN, FAAN
The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes a member's exceptional contributions, dedication, and impact in oncology nursing and ONS throughout their career.
Candidates must be an ONS member in continued good standing and nominated by another ONS member.
$2,000 monetary recognition, travel support to accept the award at that year’s ONS Congress®, an engraved desktop crystal, and lifetime complimentary ONS membership.
Nominated candidates must demonstrate:
IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT THE SEPTEMBER 30, 5:00pm E.T. NOMINATION DEADLINE!
ONS uses an external, vendor-supported online program for all award nomination applications. The application system is set up so that at exactly 5:00pm ET (Eastern Time), September 30, the application site will automatically shut down and be locked. Any applications that are open (not completed) at this time will be terminated and will not be accepted. It is imperative that all open applications be submitted prior to 5:00pm ET, September 30, in order to be accepted into the online system and be eligible for consideration. In order to be fair to all who may nominate individuals for consideration for an ONS award, the September 30, 5:00pm ET deadline cannot be extended without prior authorization from the ONS Board of Directors. If you have any questions regarding the ONS awards nomination process, please call the ONS Awards staff (412) 859-6320, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The following materials are required:
TO APPLY ONLINE:
Visit the awards portal. You will be asked to create an account and confirm your account via email. Once completed, you will be given the option to “Start a New Nomination” and select the desired award from the dropdown menu.