RCN Foundation Professional Bursary Scheme - Open Spring 2019

The RCN Foundation Professional Bursary Scheme offers grants of up to £5,000 per year for career development and CPD activities in the following areas:

  • Primary care nursing (up to £5,000)
  • Long term/chronic conditions (up to £5,000)
  • History of nursing (previously the Monica Baly Bursary Scheme) (up to £1,000)
  • Occupational Health Nursing in Scotland (previously the Mair Scholarship Scheme) & the rest of the UK (up to £1,000)  

Applicants must be able to detail how their course will improve patient care in their field.

To be eligible for a grant the following criteria must be fulfilled:

  • UK Registered Nurses and Midwives
  • Health care support workers working in the UK
  • Nursing Associates
  • Course start date must fall between 1 September 2019 and 1 September 2020

How to apply

Full details of eligibility, an application form and application guidance are available to download here:

Applications Open

If you have an enquiry about applying for a bursary or about your application then please contact the RCN Foundation via email grants@rcnfoundation.org.uk or telephone 020 7647 3645.

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