The Top 25 Emerging Leaders program (previously Up & Comers) awards and recognition program recognizes the industry's rising stars. These young executives have made significant contributions in the areas of healthcare administration, management or policy. Each of the Top 25 Emerging Leaders will be profiled in the corresponding issue of Modern Healthcare as well as online on ModernHealthcare.com.
Nominees must be 40 years of age or younger as of August 2, 2021, the deadline for entries. The nominees can be working in any sector of healthcare, including providers, insurers, vendors and suppliers.
Key Dates & Deadlines
- May 24, 2021 - Nominations open
- August 2, 2021 - Nominations close at 11:59 PM PT (there will not be an extension)
- October 4, 2021 - Honorees published in print and online
Nominations will be reviewed and judged based on the following criteria:
Specific actions the nominee took this year to help the organization achieve or exceed financial, operational and clinical goals
Specific steps the nominee has taken to establish or contribute to a culture of innovation and transformation
Submit your nomination online.
A current resume and head shot is required for submission.
Supporting documents are not required, however they are encouraged to be submitted. Up to 5 supporting documents may be uploaded to the online application. Supporting documents may consist of letters of recommendation, articles in which the nominee has been featured, etc.
To submit a name for consideration, there is a nomination fee of $100, which must be paid upon submission. Your candidate will be presented to our panel of judges and the top editors of Modern Healthcare for consideration. Payment does not guarantee inclusion in this honor roll. Multiple nominations for one individual does not influence the process in any way.
Interested in advertising in Modern Healthcare’s Top 25 Emerging Leaders published issue? Please contact your Modern Healthcare Account Executive at 312.649.5311 to learn more.
If you have any questions about the program, including the criteria, nomination and selection process, or deadline, please contact Jodi Sniegocki.