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Fellowship Program

The Canadian Academy of Nursing Fellowship Program recognizes and celebrates the most accomplished nurses in Canada and across all domains of nursing practice. Honouring the best of our profession, academy Fellows will earn the right to use the credential Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Nursing (FCAN).

2020 Fellowship submission: completed

2021 Fellowship submission: coming

Fellowship represents the highest honour for Canada’s most accomplished nursing leaders in clinical practice, education, administration, research and policy. Fellows include executives, presidents, deans, provincial and territorial government nursing leaders, hospital and health authority executives, clinical leaders, advanced practice nurses, scholars, researchers, thought leaders, teachers, retired nurses and exceptional clinicians from all categories of nurses.

To become a Fellow, you must make a detailed submission to the Canadian Academy of Nursing, which includes the provision of completed nomination forms by two nominators. Learn more about the nomination process.