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NLN CNEA On-site Program Evaluator Application

Application for NLN CNEA On-Site Program Evaluator

Basic Information
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with NLN CNEA. This application form is required for prospective on-site program evaluators. This form is to be completed in its entirety by either the nominator or self-nominator. 

Before beginning this form, please have the following documents available for upload:
  • Personal statement
    • A statement that describes why you want to be an NLN CNEA on-site program evaluator. This statement should be no more than two double spaced pages.  The statement should briefly address the following:

      a.    your current knowledge of higher education, nursing education and practice issues;

      b.     an understanding of the application of continuous quality improvement to the accreditation process;

      c.     evidence of contributions to the nursing profession through scholarship, practice and professional service; and

      d.    your ability to apply the core values of the NLN (caring, diversity, excellence, integrity) to the accreditation process. Please provide examples as an educator or as a practice partner that supports your demonstration of the NLN core values.

  • Current resume or CV
  • 2 letters of recommendation
    • Two letters of recommendation citing your qualifications for the role of on-site program evaluator. One letter of recommendation must be from the head of your nursing program or professional practice site, addressing the criteria as well as support for your participation as an NLN CNEA on-site program evaluator. If you are the head of a nursing program or practice site, please attach a letter of support from your immediate manager. The letters should address your current knowledge of higher education, nursing education, and practice issues; your understanding of the application of continuous quality improvement to the accreditation process; demonstrated excellence in communication; evidence of contributions to the nursing profession through scholarship, practice and professional service, and evidence of your ability to apply the values of the NLN (diversity, caring, integrity and excellence) to the nursing education accreditation process.

      If you are nominating someone, address the rationale for your nomination based upon the criteria listed above. The nomination letter serves as one of the two letters of recommendation. Please note that members of the NLN CNEA Board of Commissioners and members of the NLN Board of Governors are unable to provide a letter of recommendation for this application

Begin by filling out fields requesting basic information. At the end of the form there will be an opportunity to upload supporting files for the application. You will receive an email confirmation when the application has been successfully submitted for review. 

The deadline for applications is Wednesday, December 5, 2018. 

If you have any problems with this form, please email accreditation@nln.org or call 202-909-2543. 
9. Select documents to upload:
  • Personal statement 
  • Current resume or CV
  • 2 letters of recommendation
Employment Information
10. Are you currently employed? *This question is required.
11. Select the option that best describes your current employment status (you may check more than one category). *This question is required.
15. Are you applying as an academic or practice partner on-site evaluator?
16. Certification
18. Are you a member of the NLN?
20. Do you currently serve as an on-site evaluator for any accreditation agency?
22. Consent to serve

As a trained NLN CNEA on-site evaluator, I agree to do a minimum of one accreditation visit per year. I also attest to the fact that I am only participating in accreditation site visits for NLN CNEA and do not serve in any capacity as an accreditation volunteer for another nursing education accreditation agency. *This question is required.
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