The Great 100, Inc. exists to recognize and honor Registered Nurses

in North Carolina for their commitment to excellence and to promote a positive image of the nursing profession.


We Love NC Nurses


The 34th Annual NC Great 100 Gala
will be in-person. More details will follow.

Be mindful of scams.

Plaques for winners will be provided by the Great 100. 

Oct 8, 2022
Greenville Convention Center

Greenville, NC


View 2022 Great 100 Award Winners



Great 100 President’s Letter January 2023

Can you believe we are ringing in the New Year already? As the new year starts, we look to the beginning of our exciting activities with The Great 100!

Nominations open on January 15 for this year’s Great 100 nurses.  Excitement is building, as we look forward to the nominations that represent nurses across NC who demonstrate excellence in our profession! Nominations are scored based on how the nominee:

  • Promotes and advances the profession of nursing in their practice setting and/or community
  • Demonstrates integrity, honesty, and accountability
  • Displays commitment to patients, families, and colleagues
  • Demonstrates caring and assists others to grow and develop
  • Radiates energy and enthusiasm, and contributes to overall outcomes in their practice setting.

Who will you nominate this year?

Our Scholarships Committee is preparing to connect with Schools of Nursing in this year’s rotation for consideration for scholarships. We are proud to offer many scholarships every year. Your donations or purchases at our online merchandise store help to support nursing student scholarships!

Our Gala Committee is already underway with the planning for our Gala to celebrate this year’s Great 100 Nurses as well as the Scholarship recipients. We look forward to seeing you in October at our 35th Great 100 Gala! Stay tuned for more information on our website.

Renée P. Bridges, DNP, RN, PCCN, NE-BC
President Board ofDirectors
Great 100, Inc.

The Great 100
P.O. Box 4875
Greensboro, NC