Our Mission

Kern County's chapter of ACNL supports local nurses in advancing the professional practice. We host an annual RN of the Year Dinner that recognizes outstanding work by nurses and raises funds for nursing scholarships. We support the RN Explorers in introducing high school students to the nursing profession.

RN of the Year Nominations

Download Nomination Packet here

Pay for Nomination here

Scholarship Application

Download the Nightingale Nursing Scholarship application.


Apply for the Scholarship:

Online Form

Important Dates

Deadline for the Scholarship Application is August 30th, 2021

Rn of the Year Telecast will be September 23rd, 2021