Maryland nursing educators receive awards

The Maryland Higher Education Commission recently announced that 57 faculty across Maryland will receive $5,000 each for completing or renewing their Certified Nurse Educator credential during the academic years of 2017-2019.

The Nurse Support Program II developed a new Academic Nurse Educator Certification Award program at the request, and with the guidance, of the Maryland Council of Deans and Directors of Nursing Programs.

The awards represented faculty across Maryland at eleven community colleges and nine colleges/universities.

The following institutions in the Crossroads region nominated faculty and received awards:

• Frederick Community College

• Frostburg State University

• Hood College

• Salisbury University

• Towson University