Without the scholarship I would not have been able to fund the course and complete the dissertation project, which would have meant the work I was doing would not have been shared and therefore national policy would not have been influenced.
Research scholars will work with a Florence Nightingale Foundation Clinical Professor of Nursing/Midwifery on an agreed research project and to help them develop their own clinical academic career.
Available research synopses – download further information on internship opportunities here.
Specialist research scholarships include:
For nurses working in the UK within respiratory services.
For research into adolescents and young adults with depression and/or other mental health issues
For nurses working in Mental Health in England. We particularly welcome applications from nurses working in NW England.
For nurses working in the area of care for children and families with cardiac anomalies.
Developing research capability and capacity
The opportunity to work with a Florence Nightingale Foundation Clinical Professor of Nursing / Midwifery to develop a research project and prepare a further research funding application to develop your career as a Clinical Academic.
Funding is available to release you from your Clinical / Academic work to work as an Intern with a Clinical Professor for one day per week for twelve months.
Please note, this will be negotiated following your success at interview and is dependent on your payband (that is the more senior you are, the less funded time will be available for this project.
Advert opens 27th July 2018 and closes 14th September 2018
Shortlisting will take place in late September 2018
Interviews will take place during October and November 2018
For successful applicants see below for key dates:
Welcome day: 11th March 2019
Celebration event – TBC
Research scholarships are for Registered Nurses and Midwives in the UK, or those who will be registered with NMC at the start of the internship, March 2019. You must be interested in pursuing a clinical academic career.
Upon application, you are required to upload the following information:
Please note before application.