The Nursing Leadership Award is bestowed upon any present or past member of the Society for his/her substantial contributions to paediatric oncology nursing.

Selection Process

The nominee should be selected based on these criteria:

  • someone who has significantly contributed to the goals of SIOP Nursing
  • someone who has worked with SIOP Nursing
  • someone who has made a scientific, clinical or educational achievement in paediatric oncology nursing

Nominee Criteria

  • Nominations for 2023 are closed
  • Final selection made by the SIOP Nursing Steering Committee


SIOP will cover the following for you as part of the award:

  1. Free registration to the annual meeting
  2. Economy class round trip flight
  3. Taxi fare between the airport and the hotel
  4. 3 nights’ accommodation
  5. Honorary SIOP membership

Nomination Form

Nominations for 2024 are open. Please submit your nominations via the button below.

Deadline ends April 3, 2024 (same as abstract submission deadline).

Congratulations to our 2024 Winner!

Glenn Mbah

Past Awardees

  • 2018 Kyoto: Faith Gibson (UK)
  • 2019 Lyon: Julia Challinor (USA)
  • 2020 Virtual: Rachel Hollis (UK)
  • 2021 Virtual: Rehana Punjwani (Pakistan)
  • 2022 Barcelona: Pernilla Pergert (Sweden)
  • 2023 Ottawa: Linda Abramovitz (USA)