Timeline for the Academy Application Cycle
|Applications must be submitted online to the NLN by February 15, 2021 at 11:59 pm (ET). |
Application link: Apply here
Application payments can be made online HERE. The fee structure is listed at the bottom of this page.
| Applications and review/recommendation forms will be sent to Review Panel. |
| Review Panel meets to discuss all reviews/recommendations. Recommendations for new fellows sent to NLN Board of Governors |
| NLN Board of Governors will act on recommendations regarding new fellows. |
| All applicants notified of the outcome of the review process. |
|New fellows will be inducted at the Honors Convocation ceremony held during the NLN's annual Education Summit. |
In addition to the fees noted below, Fellows are required to maintain membership
in the NLN, either through their school or as an individual member.
| || Regular || Retired* || Honorary |
| $100 || $300 |
| || |
| $100** || Waived |
*To be considered retired, the candidate must not have been employed in any capacity for at least three years. If the candidate has not been retired for three years, she/he must apply as a regular fellow.
**Current Academy fellows who are fully retired may apply for retirement dues on the NLN website for 2019-2020.