The Florence Nightingale Foundation - Registered in England and Wales with Charity Reg No. 229229 and in Scotland with Charity Reg No. SC044341
A company Limited by Guarantee Registration No. 518623

Research Scholarships

Applications for Research Scholarships 2017-18 are now CLOSED.

The Florence Nightingale Foundation Research scholarships are open to applications in all areas of care but in 2017/18 is particularly interested in supporting scholarships in each of our categories looking at the following 4 key areas:

Research Scholarships provide a fantastic chance to engage in nursing and midwifery research activity and to build 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 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.

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

Specialist scholarship opportunities within the following include: