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Leadership Scholarships

2017 - 18 LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIPS OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS

We offer four different types of scholarship:

To apply for a scholarship, you need to be working in the UK and be on the appropriate professional register.  For all of our scholarships we welcome applications from candidates from a diverse background. 

General Leadership Scholarships

General Leadership Scholarships of up to £15,000 are available to nurses, midwives and other health professionals working at a senior level in health and social care.  These scholarships are also open to Deans and Deputy Deans of Schools of Nursing / Faculties of Health in Universities.

Scholars undertake a bespoke programme geared to their individual needs.  

Aspiring Deans Leadership Scholarships

Aspiring Deans Leadership Scholarships of up to £15,000 are available to senior educators, researchers and practitioners looking to take on a role as a Dean of a university faculty with nursing, midwifery or AHP programmes. 

Scholars undertake a bespoke programme geared to their individual needs. 

Aspiring Nurse Director Leadership Scholarships

Aspiring Nurse Directors’ Scholarships of up to £14,000 are available to experienced nurses and midwives who have the potential to secure a Board level position in the next 2 - 3 years.

Scholars undertake a core programme of development in addition to a bespoke programme geared to their individual needs.  

Emerging Leaders Scholarships

Emerging Leaders Scholarships of up to £10,000 are available to Band 7 and 8 nurses, midwives and other health professionals.  Applicants must have already completed a front line leadership development programme before the start of the scholarship. 

Scholars undertake a core programme of development in addition to a bespoke programme geared to their individual needs. 

There are particular scholarships available for Children and Young People’s Nurses working in Cancer and Public Health.

Please note that completed applications must be received by the deadline of Monday 11th September 2017.

How to apply and application form