Global Nursing Award

1st Edition

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is The Global Nursing Award?

The Global Nursing Award is to recognize and honor the phenomenal contribution of nurses to the healthcare delivery system across the world

What are the Areas of Contribution for the Award?
Sr. Area of Contribution Description
1 Leadership Recognizes an individual registered nurse for demonstrating the highest standards of ethics and leadership in his/her daily practice and serving as an inspirational role model for others.
2 Research/innovation Recognizes an individual registered nurse for achieving outstanding accomplishments in nursing research, innovation or nursing practice.
3 Patient care Recognizes an individual registered nurse who provides exemplary direct patient care and contributes to the advancement of nursing practice by demonstrating a commitment to personal development
4 Social/Community service Recognizes an individual registered nurse who contributes significantly to the betterment of the society/community
Can I submit my application in any language?

Entries must be submitted in English Language only

Can I select more than one Area of Contribution?

Yes, the candidate can select more than one area of contribution. However, the candidate must fill a separate case study section for each area of contribution selected.

Will I get an individual Award for each Area of Contribution selected?

No, only one Award shall be given irrespective of the number of Areas of Contribution selected

Who is eligible to participate in the Awards?

Candidate should have a valid residency of the country from which they are applying as on September 31, 2021

Candidate should have a valid national identity proof issued by the Government of the country from which they are applying

Candidate should be a registered under the Medical/Nurse Council of the country from which they are applying

Candidate must have at least 2 years of experience as a Nurse in a healthcare organization as on September 30, 2021

Candidate must provide a letter from the institute/hospital, if employed, stating the current status and duration of employment as on September 30, 2021.

Candidate must provide a signed self-declaration form provided on the website, if self-employed/not employed, stating the details of his/her experience as on September 2021.

How do I enter for the Awards?

Candidate can apply for the Awards by completing the application form online

Link to fill the application form will be available on the website apply.asterguardians.com

To apply for the Awards Candidate should first go through the terms and conditions then select the area of contribution and submit the application pertaining to the same

Candidate can also be nominated by his/her friend/colleague/family, etc. for the Award

Candidate must fill the application form post the nomination to apply for the Award

How do I nominate a Nurse?

An individual can nominate a nurse by clicking on the website link apply.asterguardians.com

The individual must enter the mandatory details pertaining to the candidate

A link for application will be shared with the nominating candidate on the email id provided by the individual

The candidate must fill the application form to apply for the Award

Can I submit multiple applications under the Awards?

No, the Candidate can only submit one multiple application form highlighting their journey as a nurse. Candidate must select the area/s of contribution relevant to their journey

Can I submit apply for the Award if I am not currently working as a Nurse?

Yes, candidate must submit a filled and signed self-declaration form provided on the website if they are not currently working as a Nurse.

Is it mandatory to provide supporting documents?

No, it is not mandatory to provide supporting documents for the entry. However, we recommend you to provide as much information as possible to support and strengthen your entry with relevant documents and attachments.

What happens to my application once it is submitted?

Your application Form will first be reviewed for completeness, eligibility and adherence to the application guidelines, including character limit. Incomplete and ineligible applications will be declined without further review. Applications that meet eligibility criteria will be further considered for the jury rounds

Is there an application fee associated with the Awards?

There is no application fee associated with the Awards

Are there any general instructions to be followed for filling the application form?

Firstly, you need to create your account, and select area/s of contribution you want to apply for. Secondly, go through the eligibility criteria and instructions for filling up the application. Thirdly, you must save your application at regular intervals while filling the application since the website may get timed out after certain intervals and you will lose your data. After submitting you can check the status of the application form by logging into your account

How will I know that my online application has been received?

You will receive an email acknowledgement that your application has been received within 24 hrs of electronic submission

Can I make changes to my application after it has been submitted?

Once the application form is submitted you will not be allowed to make changes, however in case there is any mandatory document not submitted or eligibility criteria not met, we will give access again to the Candidate to share the required information

Can I fill the application offline and later mail it to you?

No, the application has to be completely filled and submitted online. However, we have a save as draft option that will enable to fill the application form at your pace and submit post completion

What is the deadline for submission of entries?

Last date for receiving completed application forms is (Time and date to be mentioned)

What if I forget username and password?

Click on the ‘Forget Username/ Password’ and follow the steps

When is the announcement of results?

The results will be announced on the day of the award ceremony i.e. (Date to be mentioned)

How many winners will be selected

There could be one or more winners at the discretion of the jury members appointed by the awards management

Will there be one winner for each area of contribution?

No, the winner/s declared with be selected overall irrespective of the area/s of contribution selected.

How do we know if we are shortlisted and need to provide information?

Awards management will contact you in case you are shortlisted

How do I access the terms & conditions for the Award?

The link for the Terms & Conditions has been mentioned on the home page of the website. For your reference, please click on the Terms & Conditions to access the same

For any further clarification kindly write to us on contact@asterguardians.com