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FNF Chairman, CEO and Leadership Scholar Attend Reception at Buckingham Palace

On the evening of Tuesday 29th November 2016, FNF Chairman, Bryan Sanderson CBE, FNF Chief Executive, Professor Elizabeth Robb OBE and FNF Leadership Scholar Dr April Brown were delighted to attend a reception hosted by The Queen at Buckingham Palace to recognse the importance of the work of the Charities that HRH Princess Alexandra, Royal patron of the Foundation, is affiliated with.  The reception was attended by representatives from over 100 charities... Read more »

FNF CEO and Deputy CEO on Clinical Academia

The Foundation's own Elizabeth Robb (CEO) and Abigail Masterson (Deputy CEO) have recently published an article on Clinical Academia in the Nursing Standard. The piece explores the importance of clinical academic careers in the healthcare sector, and highlights the role of the Florence Nightingale Foundation in supporting both the art and science of nursing... Read more »

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Research Scholarships

Research Scholarships are available to Nurses and Midwives who have current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and who work and who are resident in the United Kingdom. They are awarded for projects which will be of direct benefit to patients and the profession more widely. Read more »

Travel Scholarships

Travel Scholarships provide a real opportunity to study good practice elsewhere in the UK and/or overseas to enhance patient/user care in the UK. Read more »

Leadership Scholarships

Would you like to take your career to the next level? The Florence Nightingale Foundation is offering Leadership and Emerging Leaders' Scholarships to those who want to become leaders with the skills and self-confidence to contribute positively and with some significance to the rapidly changing world of healthcare. Read more »

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