The Breakthrough to Nursing (BTN) Project monthly award is to encourage students to participate in service projects in their school and in the community. Monthly awards are from September 2019 to March 2020 in the amount of $100 each will be made to the winning school chapter. These awards are in addition to the traditional BTN Awards presented at the Annual NSNA Convention. The BTN Committee goal is to increase BTN involvement as well as to increase social media to promote BTN.
From September 2019 to March 2020, NSNA members and chapters may submit a photo, essay, service, or social media project addressing the following themes:
Resolution: IN SUPPORT OF HIRING STAFF WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES IN HEALTHCARE
Deadline: October 15
Resolution: IN SUPPORT OF NURSING FACULTY CONTINUING EDUCATION IN LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, AND TRANSGENDER (LGBT+) HEALTH
Deadline: November 15
Theme: Preventative Care
Resolution: IN SUPPORT OF INCREASED PARENTAL AWARENESS OF CHILD DROWNING PREVENTION
Deadline: December 15
Theme: CommUNITY Volunteering
Deadline: January 15
Theme: Mental Health Awareness
Resolution: IN SUPPORT OF INSTITUTING MENTAL HEALTH CHECKS IN K-12 PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Deadline: February 15
Theme: Respiratory Health
Resolution: INCREASED EDUCATION FOR MINORITY CHILDREN WITH ASTHMA AND THEIR FAMILIES TO PROMOTE MEDICATION ADHERENCE
Deadline: March 15
Theme: Minority Health Awareness
Resolution: IN SUPPORT OF PROGRAMS TO FACILITATE UNDERREPRESENTED MINORITY NURSING STUDENTS RECRUITMENT AND RETENTION
Deadline: March 28
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