Available to Band 7 or 8 (or equivalent) nurses or midwives in a leadership role. Sponsored by: These scholarships are sponsored by:
Health Education England, for nurses and midwives working in the NHS or social care in England.
The Bupa Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship is available for nurses working within Bupa in the UK.
The Queen Alexandra’s Royal Army Nursing Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship is available to nurses working in The Queen Alexandra’s Royal Army Nursing Corps. This is a 12-month Emerging Leaders Leadership Scholarship, for Band 7/8 development. (Please apply via the link below).
Please note: For the 6-Day Army Nurse Leadership Programme, for Band 5/6 development, apply via: https://florence-nightingale-foundation.org.uk/army-nurse-leadership-programme/
Royal Air Force Nurse Leadership Scholarship
These 4 scholarships are available to nurses working in The Royal Air Force at OR6 (Sergeant) – OF3 (Squadron Leader).
The Burdett Trust for Nursing Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship is available to all nurses working within the UK.
The General Nursing Council Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship is available for nurses from a Black and Ethnic minority (BME) background.
The Guild of Nurses Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship is available to nurses and midwives working in England and is funded by The Company of Nurses Charitable Trust, The Ann Campbell RBNA Memorial Fund.
The Anna Carey Community Nurse Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship is for community nurses working across Hertfordshire. It is co-funded by the Florence Nightingale Foundation and the University of Hertfordshire.
Anna was a community nursing sister, she trained at The Lister Hospital in Stevenage and graduated from the University of Hertfordshire as a Community Nurse. She was a dedicated nurse and adored her work but sadly died of cancer aged 31.
This scholarship is supported by Anna’s parents, Megs and Bob Wilson who founded Special Days charity, Willow as a lasting memorial to their daughter. Anna’s love of life and the enriching experiences of her own ‘special days’ were the charity’s inspiration. Willow is the only national charity fulfilling uplifting and unforgettable Special Days for seriously ill young adults.
Anna’s Dad, former Arsenal goalkeeper and TV presenter says “Anna loved her job and returned to it following her initial diagnosis and surgery. Creating this scholarship, recognising the hard work and dedication of other community nurses, is the ideal way to honour her memory”.
The successful applicant will begin the scholarship year in April 2020, Florence Nightingale’s bicentennial year.
This scholarship is available to all community nurses (adult, learning disability, mental health, children, young people) working at Band 7 or above/equivalent, who provide care to adults and children within their own homes in Hertfordshire.
The Michael Clift Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship is to improve the care of vulnerable children and young people with mental health needs in hospital.
The Teenage Cancer Trust Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship is available to nurses working with teenagers and young adults with cancer.