Pearl Moore Career Development Awards

2016 Pearl Moore
Career Development
Award Recipient

Jaylon Harkness

Jaylon Harkness,
Alexandria, VA

Awards: Up to $3,000 in honor of Pearl Moore, first CEO for ONS.

Purpose: To support staff nurses by providing financial assistance to attend a continuing education program that will further the nurses' professional goals. This award cannot be used for tuition in an academic program or to attend the ONS Congress.


  1. Current employment as a staff nurse with a minimum of 75% time devoted to direct patient care with an oncology population.
  2. Two or more years in oncology nursing practice by application due date.
  3. Individual possess or in pursuit of a BSN or in pursuit of a MSN. Individuals with an advanced degree or obtaining an advanced degree within the funding year are not eligible for this award.

Note: An individual cannot receive this award more than one time.

Application deadline: 6/15/2018