RCN Foundation Professional Bursary Scheme Autumn 2017 now open

This is available for Registered Nurses or Health care assistants, or those working under a nurse as an Assistant Practitioner.

RCN Foundation Professional Bursary Scheme

Autumn 2017 Open 


Bursaries of up to £5,000 are available for career development activities which focus on:

  • primary care nursing
  • long term/chronic conditions

This includes, for example, obesity, mental health, children’s/young people’s services, older people and dementia.

Open to all nurses and midwives currently registered in the UK, and health care assistants/assistant practitioners based in the UK, who will be undertaking their learning and development in the UK, between January 2018 and January 2019.

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

Applications Closing Date: 5pm on Thursday 30 November

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.