The University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Nursing Alumni Board presents the Early Career Achievement Award to recognize an accomplished young alumna/alumnus who has:
Graduated from the UMMC School of Nursing baccalaureate program or master’s program. This includes graduates from both the Jackson and Oxford campuses.
Bachelor’s degree in nursing within ten (10) years – not restricted to UMMC if MSN was obtained from UMMC
Significant contribution to healthcare/nursing