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Research Scholarships

Research Scholarships

Applications for 2016-17 NOW CLOSED!

2017-18 Applications will open in February 2017 

Research Scholarships offer a fantastic opportunity for nurses and midwives to engage in research and build their capacity and capability in research. These scholarships are available to Nurses and Midwives who have current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and who work and are resident in the United Kingdom. 

Research scholarships provide up to £5,000 for a scholar to undertake a course in research methods, research modules or a dissertation/thesis as part of an academic course of study. The Foundation will also consider post-doctoral nursing or midwifery research projects. 

All Research scholarships must involve clinically focused research, i.e. must be able to demonstrate impact on patient care and be academically supervised or supported.

There are general and specialist scholarships. General scholarships are open to nurses and midwives undertaking clinically focused research in any area of practice. The following specialist scholarship opportunities are available for 2016/17:

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