The WCHEN/WIN Annual Award for Achievement of a New Researcher was started in 1976 and supported through 1987 by Carol A. Lindeman, RN, PhD. The award was then renamed the Carol A. Lindeman Award for a New Researcher to recognize Dr. Lindeman’s contributions to nursing research. The recipient will receive a certificate and a cash award of $100.00. The award-winning paper, in its entirety, will be included in the conference proceedings.
1978: Alice S. Demi, University of Colorado Medical Center, Denver, CO
1979: Joanne Sullivan Marut, University of California, San Francisco, CA
1980: Carolyn Webster-Stratton, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1981: Susan J. Quaal, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT
1982: Letha Lierman, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
1983: Diane Magyary, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1984: Shawn K. Elmore, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1985: Pam Hellings, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR
1986: Gwenyth G. Gerhard, University of Lowell, Lowell, MA
1987: Frederica W. O’Connor, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1988: Kären M. Landenburger, University of Colorado, Denver, CO
1989: Sally H. Rankin, University of California, San Francisco, CA
1990: JoAnn G. Congdon, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO
1991: Diana J. Wilkie, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1992: Jane M. Georges, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1993: Patricia E. Stevens, University of California, San Francisco, CA
1994: Debra Gay Anderson, Washington State University/ICNE, Vancouver, WA
1995: Patricia A. Carney, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH
1996: Jo Anne Perry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
1997: Elizabeth A. LeCuyer, Washington State University, Vancouver, WA
1998: Gretchen M. Zunkel, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
1999: Irene S. Morgan, California State University, Chico, CA
2000: Christine A. Thurston, Department of Human Services, Salem, OR
2001: Lori A. Loan, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA
2002: Mary Jayne Johnson, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
2003: Kuei-Hsiang Hsueh, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
2004: Young-Shin Lee, University of San Diego, San Diego, CA
2004: Kristin F. Lutz, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
2005: Patricia Flannery Pearce, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
2006: Margaret F. Clayton, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
2007: Catherine R. Van Son, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
2008: Cecelia L. Roscigno, MN, PhC, RN, CNRN, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2009: Gwen Latendresse, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
2010: Katie Anne Adamson, Washington State University, Spokane, WA
2011: Connie Kim Yen Nguyen-Truong, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
2012: Terri L. Yost, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI
2013: Gayle J. Kipnis, California State University, Chico, CA
2014: Carolyn Montoya, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
2015: Moonju Lee, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX
2016: Lyndsey M. Miller, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
2017: Manu Thakral, Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA
2018: Daniel T. Linnen, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, CA.
2019: Krista L. Scorsone, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
Eligibility for the Carol A. Lindeman Award for a New Researcher is tied to the abstract submission process. Those eligible for the award will be individuals who:
- submit an abstract for consideration by the Program Committee;
- mark the appropriate item on the online Abstract Submission Form indicating the desire to be considered for the Carol A. Lindeman Award for a New Researcher;
- are graduate students, or nurses not more than two years post highest degree earned;
- have assumed primary responsibility for the conceptualization, design, and conduct of the research to be presented during a podium or symposium presentation. (An advisor may not be listed as co-author but may be recognized in the text);
- have their respective abstracts accepted by the Program Committee for podium presentation as completed research at the 2020 Communicating Nursing Research Conference;
- submit a full paper of up to five (5) pages on the completed research for award consideration by the deadline of Friday, January 10, 2020;
- have not had the five page paper accepted by another regional or national organization for publication or presentation prior to WIN’s submission date of Friday, January 10, 2020.
Notice of abstract selection and additional information about submitting a full paper for consideration for the Lindeman Award will be sent in mid-December 2019 to those who qualify.
CRITERIA FOR SELECTION
Each five page paper will be judged on the basis of:
- quality of research;
- quality of written presentation; and
- relevance of the study for the discipline of nursing.
The WIN Research Committee will select the 2020 recipient. All who submit papers will be notified of the committee’s decision in early February 2020.
PRESENTATION OF AWARD
The Carol A. Lindeman Award for a New Researcher will be presented at the awards ceremony held in conjunction with the 53rd Annual Communicating Nursing Research Conference, April 15-18, 2020 at the Hilton Portland Downtown in Portland, Oregon. A plaque and a cash award of $100 will be presented at the awards ceremony.
WIN is not able to defray registration fees or reimburse travel expenses for the award recipient.
SUBMISSION AND AWARD PAPER SUBMISSION
Please read the WIN Call for Abstracts for additional details on the award and the abstract submission process. Abstracts are accepted through the WIN online abstract submission form. The link to the individual paper submission form is located at the end of the Call for Abstracts. The 5 page paper to be considered for the award will be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by the stated deadline.