Alumni Awards Nominations
Georgia Baptist College of Nursing Alumni are encouraged to nominate fellow alumni for awards. The College encourages alumni to recognize the efforts and achievements of graduates from Georgia Baptist School of Nursing and Georgia Baptist College of Nursing. Alumni award nominations must be received by June 1.
Distinguished Alumna Award
The distinguished alumna/alumnus award is presented annually to a graduate for outstanding achievement and distinction in the practice of nursing. It recognizes excellence in nursing practice, humanitarian contributions and support of the alma mater. Download a copy of the Distinguished Alumni Nomination Form. Please send forms by e-mail to Jenny McCurdy at McCurdy_VM@Mercer.edu or call her to submit at (678) 547-6453.
Edna Earle Teal Award Recipient
The Edna Earle Teal award is named after Edna Teal, a former superintendent of nurses at Georgia Baptist School of Nursing. Ms. Teal was the first nurse-missionary to China in 1910. This award, given in her name, recognizes the graduate who is distinguished in service to God and humanity. Download a copy of the Edna Earle Teal Nomination Form. Please send forms by e-mail to Jenny McCurdy at McCurdy_VM@Mercer.edu or call her to submit at (678) 547-6453.
Hall of Honor
Induction into the Hall of Honor recognizes both alumni and friends (non-alumni) of the College for their accomplishments in one of the following areas: clinical nursing practice, community health service, excellence in mentoring, health care administration, leadership in health policy/ethics/law, nursing education, entrepreneurial leadership, excellence in student leadership development, excellence in volunteer leadership, leadership in clinical development and nursing research.*Note: Some years there are multiple inductees for one category and some years a category does not have a recipient. Having a range of categories allows us to honor many who have contributed to nursing, the College or their communities. Download a copy of the Hall of Honor Nomination Form. Please send forms by email to Jenny McCurdy at McCurdy_VM@Mercer.edu or call her to submit at (678) 547-6453.
Nominations for awards must be submitted no later than June 1, 2020
Questions regarding Alumni Awards and Alumni Day activities may be directed to Jenny McCurdy at (678) 547-6453 or 1-800-837-2905 or McCurdy_VM@Mercer.edu