Awards 2021


Care Providers of Minnesota

Care Providers of Minnesota's 2021 Awards Program recognizes outstanding people and programs who serve your residents, tenants, staff, and community. Nominations for greatness accepted March 15–April 30, 2021!

Check out the 2021 Awards Packet

Award Categories

Administrator/ED/Housing Manager of the Year
Caregiver of the Year
Dedicated Service
Employee of the Year
Innovative Program of the Year
Nurse of the Year
Rising Star
Up & Coming Leader of the Year
Volunteer of the Year–Individual
Volunteer of the Year–Group

Thank you for your interest in Care Providers of Minnesota’s Recognition Program; however, nominations for 2021 are no longer being accepted.

2021 Care Providers of Minnesota Awards Program Timeline

MARCH 15: Award program application period opens
APRIL 30: Award program application period closes

JUNE 18: Recognition Task Force meets to review nominations
MID-JULY: Nominators notified of their award status
NOVEMBER 15-17: Award recipients recognized at Care Providers of Minnesota's annual Convention & Exposition

Award nominations are read and scored by Care Providers of Minnesota’s Recognition Task Force. If you are interested in being part of the Recognition Task Force, find out more here or contact Lisa Foss Olson (952-851-2483).

2020 award recipients

2019 Awards Program
2020 Award Recipients
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National Quality Award

AHCA/NCAL national Quality Award Program

Our national Association's Quality Award Program provides a pathway for providers of long-term and post-acute care services to journey towards performance excellence. Find out more on the National Award page!


If you have any questions, comments, or need help with award nominations, contact us!

Lisa Foss Olson
Lisa Foss Olson
Director of PR & Communications
Award Criteria/General Questions