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Research Scholarships - Criteria

Research Scholarships - Criteria

Criteria for Applications

  1. Applicants must have had at least one year post-registration professional experience and have current links in practice.
  2. The Foundation cannot pay for replacement staff costs or for study leave while the scholar is undertaking the study, nor can a scholarship be awarded retrospectively.
  3. The selection process takes place in late June/early July 2017 for scholars undertaking their course or period of research during the 2017/18 academic year, commencing September 2017.
  4. The Foundation has 3 types of Research Scholarships available. These are for nurses and midwives to undertake:-
    • A course in research methods or an evidence based practice module within an academic programme.
    • A piece of clinical practice research within an academic programme that targets improvements in patient care.
    • Research at Doctoral or Post-Doctoral level (with academic supervision or support) which can demonstrate direct benefit to patient care.
  5. It is your responsibility to notify your referees and ensure that references are received with your application by the closing date.

Expectations on award of all the Foundation’s Research scholarships

How to Apply

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