DFW Great 100 Nurses

Celebrating Nursing Excellence for 30 Years


  • Nominees must be Registered Nurses who live in the DFW metroplex (Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Hood, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Parker, Rockwall, Somervell, Tarrant, Wise and Van Zandt counties).

  • The nomination letter should not include the nominee's name or specific identifying information that could indicate the person's place of employment. Letters submitted that include a nominee's name or other forms of identification will be disqualified.

  • Please be prepared to address each of these categories as it relates to the person(s) you are nominating: role model, leadership qualities, service to the community, compassionate caregiver and significant contributions. The word count for each section is limited to 250 words.

  • Past Great 100 recipients are not eligible to be re-nominated.


  • Entry deadline: January 10, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. Central time. Please note the entry deadline. This date is final and there will be no extensions provided.

  • The awards presentation ceremony will be in spring 2020.


If you have any questions on the entry process, please contact us at info@dfwgreat100nurses.com.


How do I know if a nurse has been a past Great 100 Nurse honoree?
Please check here to see if the person you want to nominate is listed.

Can I nominate more than one nurse?
Yes - absolutely!

Do you have examples of past winning Great 100 letters?
Yes, we do. You can review these samples:

I am having issues submitting a nomination. What do I do?
Please email us at info@dfwgreat100nurses.com and describe your issue in as much detail as you can, including the type of device (i.e. PC, MacBook, Android, iPhone) and the browser (i.e. Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome) you are using.

How do I nominate someone?

Visit our nomination portal here.