Fellowship is an award bestowed on members who have made a significant contribution to the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses and to the profession through the pursuit of excellence in mental health nursing.

Applying for fellowship

Applications for fellowship for 2022 have now closed. Applications are open for 2023 and close 30 June 2023.

Application for fellowship

Please ensure that you read the criteria for application carefully and include all supporting documentation required.


Members who are eligible to apply for fellowship have a demonstrated commitment to the ACMHN and to mental health nursing, are Credentialed Mental Health Nurses and have been a financial member of the College for a minimum of 5 years (continuous).

Fellows are presented to the Board, and the membership at the annual Oration and Investiture - the most important College event of the year and a highlight of the annual conference.

List of fellows

ACMHN fellows

View the list of ACMHN fellows as of September 2022.

2022 Fellows

Nathan dart

Jillian reid

2021 Life member

Jenni Bryant

2020 Life member

debra Nizzette