Nomination Form

The Luminaries (regional level) and Nightingale Award winners (state level) will be from one of each of the following six categories/areas of recognition:

Category I: Nurses in Clinical Practice
A.  Leadership
B.  Advocacy
C.  Innovation

Category II:  Administrators, Educators, Researchers, and Non-Traditional Practice Roles
A.  Leadership
B.  Advocacy
C.  Innovation

The nominator and nominee must select the category and area of recognition. An individual may be nominated in only one category each year.

If you have questions, please contact Katrina Smith at Colorado Nurses Foundation, Toll Free at 1-800-205-6655, or via email at

Please click here for the Nightingale Award Nomination Form.  When complete, please print, sign and mail to:

Deborah Pina Thomas
Colorado Springs Nightingale Committee Chair
Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences
1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy
Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Phone: 719-255-4472
Fax:  719-255-4104