Your Honoree Benefits
Congratulations! You have joined a worldwide community of the most amazing nurses, nursing faculty, and students. You are the epitome of nursing's unique blend of art and science.
Please remember that once you have been honored with The DAISY Award, you are always a DAISY Honoree. Even if you change organizations or roles, you are entitled to Honoree benefits throughout your career. Being a DAISY Honoree is a life-long designation.
Accessing Your DAISY Benefits
Please be sure you are registered with us. How do you know if you are registered? You can easily search for your name here, where you will find your Spotlight page. If it is not there, contact the DAISY Coordinator at the organization where you were honored. The DAISY Coordinator will confirm your award information and complete the registration process. Once you are registered, we will create your DAISY Spotlight page (see the example below) and send the link to the DAISY Coordinator, who will share it with you. If you are not sure who the DAISY Coordinator is, please contact us for assistance. Once registered, follow and connect with us on social media! We will post open/close dates for applicable benefits, reminders as well as announcements on any new benefits available to you as a DAISY Honoree.
Our goal in creating benefits to our DAISY Award recipients is to provide ways to help you advance your career as a nurse, further develop your practice and expertise, and nourish your well-being. We have organized your benefits to match these goals. Click below to jump to a particular section or scroll for the entire list.
Education: Reduced Tuition at Chamberlain University
Every DAISY Honoree is eligible to receive a reduced tuition rate at the Chamberlain University College of Nursing.
The DAISY Honoree Scholarship is available to nurses who have an active RN license in the U.S. or in a jurisdiction that is an Associate Member of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN).
Chamberlain's DAISY Honoree Scholarship is designed to encourage continuing education in the nursing profession and, assuming Chamberlain's admission requirements are met, may be applied to their:
- RN to BSN Online Degree Completion Option
- RN-BSN to MSN Online Option
- Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Degree Program
- Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Degree Program
- Graduate Certificate Program
All scholarships are exclusively administered by Chamberlain University. Additional requirements for all Chamberlain's scholarship programs apply. For more information visit Chamberlain.edu/DAISY, and contact a student services advisor at Chamberlain to apply for The DAISY Honoree Scholarship. The application process requires verification of DAISY Honoree status so be prepared to provide a link to your page on our website or present your DAISY Award Certificate, dated and signed by your employer, upon request.
We respectfully request DAISY Honorees contact Chamberlain with any questions, not The DAISY Foundation. All scholarship applications must be submitted directly to Chamberlain University, following their scholarship application procedures. To learn more about Chamberlain please visit: https://go.chamberlain.edu/
Certification: Reduced Rate from ANCC
DAISY Honorees are eligible to apply for or renew an ANCC certification at a special reduced DAISY rate. This one-time offer is easy to take advantage of when you are registered with DAISY and receive a promotional code. To find out about eligible ANCC Certifications go to: https://www.nursingworld.org/our-certifications/
The Healing Hands Conference Scholarship for DAISY Nurses (HHCS)
Formerly the Cherokee Nursing Conference Scholarship, The Healing Hands Conference Scholarship for DAISY Nurses (HHCS), will provide 10 DAISY Honorees with $2,000 each to help cover the costs of attending a continuing education conference of their choice. 2023 Application closed June 30th. Learn more here: https://www.healinghandsscholarship.com/
The Healing Hands Conference Scholarship for DAISY Nurses is sponsored by Healing Hands, a Careismatic brand.
Every DAISY Honoree is eligible to receive the award-winning StressPal training program, earn CEUs and to interact with honorees around the world, faculty and mentors in the private DAISY Award Nurses Community for a dramatically reduced fee of $29/year (Regularly $179/ year). It’s self-directed in bite-size modules with ongoing stress-relief tools and post-training support.
Nourish Your Well-Being
Stress Less with the StressPal CNE Resilience Training at a Reduced Rate of $29
While DAISY Honorees are a testament to resiliency, it has been proven that resilience is like a muscle. It can be degraded in stressful environments, but with just a little practice of self-care strategies, our vitality and resilience can be strengthened and sustained throughout our lives. You can’t prepare for every situation, but with StressPal’s online My Essential Resilience Self-Care and Burnout Prevention, you learn to better navigate stressors and your own stress-triggered behaviors, aligned with what you value. When the next pressured situation or interaction arises, these best practices approaches will help you protect your vitality and effectively collaborate with your team. Earn 12.0 ANCC contact hours + 12.0 Interprofessional CEs, too! Minutes a day. Skills for a lifetime!
As a benefit to all awardees, StressPal is sharing dramatically discounted access to this fun, award-winning program, and the DAISY peer community, for only $29 (regularly $179). No code is needed. User friendly and self-paced over 6 weeks in short modules.
Sign-up today and enjoy unlimited access and peer support in the private DAISY Award Nurses Community with Honorees from around the world. Keep up on well-being news.
Even during short staffing and an all-time high burnout rate among clinicians, DAISY Nurses continue to go above and beyond delivering safe, high quality nursing care. To extend our gratitude, SE Healthcare is honored to offer DAISY Honorees a lifetime 60% discount on your annual subscription to SE HealthCare’s Nurse Burnout Prevention Program, paying only $20 for the entire year, which also includes up to 50 CE credits. The Nurse Burnout Prevention Program is a holistic, web-based platform designed to address both the organizational issues and individual nurse's need for immediate access to tools and strategies to prevent burnout. 86% of nurses used these strategies at work or home. The short 5-7 minute videos in the Enrichment Center are specifically designed for quick absorption and contain content and strategies to immediately impact your daily approach and mindset to work and family.
Learn more about SE Healthcare’s nurse burnout prevention program by visiting the website. https://www.sehealthcaresolutions.com/nurse-burnout-prevention-program/
Medical Missions: DAISY Medical Mission Grants
You have demonstrated extraordinary compassion in your daily practice, and we encourage you to take your expertise and your heart to help care for the world's most under-served and vulnerable people. From what we hear, you will feel tremendously rewarded by giving to others through mission experiences.
As an Honoree, you may apply for a medical mission grant. DAISY will reimburse up to $1500.00 of your direct costs when you participate in a medical mission. Grants are for upcoming mission trips. Funding is not available for mission trips already completed.
Be Empowered: Your Engagement in Professional Organizations and in Your Community Makes a Difference in Your Career and in Nursing
We strongly encourage you to engage with professional organizations such as the American Nurses Association, the American Organization for Nursing Leadership, and your own specialty organizations. Here are 4 special invitations for you as a DAISY Nurse:
The American Association for Men in Nursing is offering past DAISY Honorees a free one-year membership. (Free membership is only available to those currently not active in AAMN or who have not been members for the past 24 months). Learn more or apply here.
As a DAISY Honoree, you have made an extraordinary difference by demonstrating love, courage, and honor - the core values of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma). Sigma engages a global network of members in developing a vision for the future of nursing and improving world health through scholarship, leadership and service. You have demonstrated your leadership at the bedside and have been recognized for it as a DAISY Nurse. We invite you to apply today to expand your network by joining one of the largest nursing organizations in the world! Learn more about how you can get involved with Sigma at SigmaNursing.org/DAISY.
If you are a pediatric nurse and not already a member of the Society of Pediatric Nurses, DAISY Honorees save $10 on your first year's membership (use the code DAISY10 at checkout). SPN membership benefits include:
- Four FREE member webinars on cutting edge topics in pediatric nursing ($160 value)
- Discounted Annual Conference registration ($115 savings)
- 50% discount on Mosby's Pediatric Nursing Orientation course ($200 value)
- Access to the Journal of Pediatric Nursing ($122 value)
- Access to the Evidence-Based Practice and New Researcher's Toolkits ($50 value)
- Six issues of SPN e-News
- Networking opportunities through the SPN Discussion Forums and Annual Conference
- Annual awards programs recognizing excellence in education, practice and research
- Member scholarships and research grant programs
- Networking and continuing education opportunities through local chapters
Learn more about SPN membership and join today by visiting http://www.pedsnurses.org/page/become-a-member
The Academy of Forensic Nursing has generously offered 15 1-year memberships at no charge to past DAISY Honorees specializing in this area. Apply here or learn more at https://www.goafn.org/
The Nurses on Boards Coalition (NOBC) is proud to offer a unique opportunity for DAISY Honorees to raise your leadership voices to make a difference in the communities where you live and work, through board service.
All at no charge, DAISY Honorees are invited to:
- Register in NOBC Database to register your current board service or indicate your interest in serving on a board
- Access NOBC Resources
- Access NOBC News, our monthly newsletter, and subscribe on the right side of the page
- Share your story
For more information, contact email@example.com
Additional Opportunities for DAISY Honorees
Demonstrate Your Continued Commitment to Safety: The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses in Patient Safety- Application Open Soon!
Each year, in collaboration with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and sponsored by HillRom, recent DAISY Award or DAISY Team Award Honorees are eligible to be nominated for The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses in Patient Safety.
This annual award raises awareness of the significant contributions by nurses to patient and workforce safety. We encourage you to talk to your nurse leaders about your contributions to safety in your organization and suggest they nominate you for this unique recognition.
To view past recipients, click here.
To learn more, click here.
DAISY Awards for Nursing Ethics in Practice and Leadership
Another benefit to our previous DAISY Honorees! The DAISY Foundation and the American Nurses Association’s Center for Ethics and Human Rights, invite our DAISY partner organizations to submit nominations for the national 2024 DAISY Awards for Nursing Ethics in Practice and Leadership. Two awards – one for a clinician and one for a nurse leader- will be presented during the National Nursing Ethics Conference in Los Angeles, CA, on April 5, 2024. Learn more here.
Visit Us at Conferences
If you attend a nursing conference, please look for our DAISY display, say hello, and get your DAISY Honoree ribbon for your conference ID badge. It will mean so much to us, the Co-founders and staff of The DAISY Foundation to meet you and wish you well in person. Also, if you have some time, you can spend some time with us at our display and meet others who have the program or do not know about DAISY and want to learn more.
You can also follow us on our Foundation Facebook, DAISY Award Nurses/Honorees Group Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and check out our Pinterest page where we post fun celebration ideas and unique DAISY displays. On YouTube, there are hundreds of inspiring videos of DAISY Nurses being honored. Just search DAISY Award and grab some Kleenex® and we also have our own YouTube Channel!
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Replacement Healer's Touch Sculpture or DAISY Honoree Pin
If something has happened to your Healer's Touch Sculpture or DAISY Honoree pin, click here to learn how to get it replaced.
Thank You! We are so pleased to have you as part of the DAISY family and value the meaningful contributions you make to your patients and their families each and every day! Should you have any questions please contact us.