INANE has two awards that are presented annually.

  • Margaret Comerford Freda Leadership Award for Editorial Leadership in Nursing Publication — established in 2012 with the first award presented at INANE in Montreal in August of that year. To learn more about the criteria for the award, click here. Past recipients are honored here. Applications for 2020 will open in early 2020 with a due date in April.
  • Suzanne Smith Mentoring Editors Award — established in 2013. In its first year, four awards were presented and allowed the recipients to attend INANE 2014 with the registration cost deferred. Each award winner was paired with a mentor-editor who provided support, guidance, and networking opportunities. To learn more about past recipients, click here (2014), here (2015), here (2016), here (2017), here (2018), here (2019), and here (2020).
  • Award applications for 2021 will open in the fall, with applications due by January 31, 2021. Check back here to see when the application will be available.
  • The Suzanne Smith Development Fund supports the Mentoring Editors Awards which are named in Suzanne’s honor. If you would like to donate to the fund, please click here. Thank you in advance for your support!