Nominations

Nominate an outstanding pharmacy professional for the 8th Annual Next-Generation Pharmacist awards, recognizing outstanding pharmacists, technicians, student pharmacists and industry advocates. You can even nominate yourself!

You are encouraged to nominate someone even if you have nominated that same person in previous years. The applicant who was not a finalist one year could become the winner another. If you nominated someone for the 2016 awards, you won’t need to create a new account to use the secure nomination site.

There will be three finalists in 10 categories, and one pharmacist winner will be named the 2017 Next-Generation Pharmacist, the program’s top honor. This winner will also be featured on the August 2017 cover of Pharmacy Times.

Nomination Questions for Entry

The information you’ll need to provide to complete your entry is listed below.

The nominator’s first and last name, organization name, and email address.

The following questions are asked about the nominee:

  • First and last name
  • Award category for that entry
  • Title
  • Organization
  • Email address
  • Telephone number
  • Mailing address
  • Nominee’s role (student, technician, or pharmacist)
  • Qualifying questions relating to student, rising star, or entrepreneur categories, if selected.
  • Describe how the candidate’s experience and accomplishments reflect the criteria for this category.  Please offer specific details through measurable results, stories or examples.  (Recommended word count: 250)
  • Describe how the candidate’s vision, career and accomplishments have helped advance the practice of pharmacy.   Please offer specific details through measurable results, stories or examples.  (Recommended word count: 250)
  • Would you like to include any supporting documents?
    You may choose to submit up to two (2) documents to support this nomination. Examples include: news coverage, recommendation letters, published works and relevant articles.
  • Would you like to include a link to a website?

Nominations for the 2017 Next-Generation Pharmacist® awards are open from December 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017. To receive updates on the awards event to recognize the finalists, please sign up for email updates.