Admission to the College as an Honorary Fellow is evidence of the esteem in which the Nurse Practitioner community holds the individual and as such entitlements of the Honorary Fellow are centered upon acknowledgement of their professional contribution.
Fellowship of the ACNP has been established to recognise individuals who have made a substantial contribution to the College, and who have demonstrated professional excellence in nursing and/or the health of the community. Applications are adjudicated against a selection of the goals of the ACNP and applicants must be current financial members.
Admission to the College as a Fellow is based on the following criteria:
1. Contribution to ACNP
2. Contribution to Nurse Practitioner role in Australia
3. Contribution to Nursing and Community Health
4. Nurse Practitioner Expertise
2009 Founding Fellows