Alaska School Nurses Association

deBeaumont Foundation now accepting applications for 40 Under 40 in Public Health Award - Deadline April 30th

Posted 3 months ago

Are there school nurses in your state under 40 years of age who are making a major impact on the health of their school communities, bringing the Community/Public Health principle of the Framework for 21st Century School Nursing PracticeTM to life? If yes, encourage them to apply for the deBeaumont Foundation 40 Under 40 in Public Health recognition.  See details below. It would be great to see a school nurse garner this honor.

Applications Now Open!
Today is your first chance to apply for the 40 Under 40 in Public Health list! Launched in 2019 to honor rising public health professionals, 40 Under 40 offers national recognition, professional development, and opportunities to contribute to national public health initiatives.  
Applications will be accepted through April 30, and the new honorees will be announced in the fall.
Please consider applying or spreading the word about this opportunity. Visit to see past honorees, get more information, and find out how to apply. If you have any questions, just reply to this message and we'll get right back to you.
To be eligible, applicants must be actively working as a public health professional. Among those who can apply: 
  • Actively working as a public health professional.
  • A current state or local government public health employee, or someone who partners closely with a state or local health department to improve public health. ("State or local" applies to departments in states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. territories; tribal departments; and county and city departments).
  • Younger than 40 years of age as of December 31, 2021.

Laurie Combe MN, RN, NCSN
NASN President