ANPD Meritorious Academic Partnership (MAP) Designation Application

The ANPD Meritorious Academic Partnership (MAP) Designation recognizes excellence in academic partnerships to prepare NPD practitioners.

Eligibility criteria

  • Graduate program
  • Program (DNP, MSN, MN, etc.) is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) or the Accreditation Commission on Education in Nursing (ACEN)

Review the form below and download the Program Overview Template. The template will need to be completed and submitted with your application form. The MAP Standards and Essentials may be used to guide your response. Please note, there is not an option to save this form and return to edit.





Organization(s) that provides nursing professional development and is willing to enter into a mutually beneficial relationship with a graduate NPD program and provide program input and field experience opportunities with NPD staff who serve as preceptors.

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