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

The Florence Nightingale Foundation awards Scholarships to advance the study of nursing and to promote excellence in practice. About the Foundation »

Latest News

Periscope Videos from #FNF16

Throughout the 6th Florence Nightingale Foundation Annual Conference, those in attendence may have noticed FNF Scholar Claire Whitehouse 'periscoping' what was going on.  As the name suggests, Claire's efforts meant that those who weren't able to attend could see what was going on live, despite not actually being there... Read more »

Chair announced at Essex to focus on Mental Health Nursing

Professor Fiona Nolan has been appointed to the post of Florence Nightingale Foundation Chair in Clinical Mental Health Nursing Practice Research at the University of Essex. The new Professorship, in the School of Health and Human Sciences at Essex, is the result of a new strategic partnership between the University, the North Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (NEP), and the Foundation... Read more »

Upcoming Events

Commemoration Service 2016

TICKET APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED. The 2016 Florence Nightingale Commemoration Service will be held at Westminster Abbey on Wednesday, 11th May 2016, 6.30pm. Read more »

Current Scholarships

Research Scholarships

Research 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. Read more »

Travel Scholarships

Travel Scholarships provide a real opportunity to study good practice elsewhere in the UK and/or overseas to enhance patient/user care in the UK. Read more »

Leadership Scholarships

Would you like to take your career to the next level? The Florence Nightingale Foundation is offering Leadership and Emerging Leaders' Scholarships to those who want to become leaders with the skills and self-confidence to contribute positively and with some significance to the rapidly changing world of healthcare. Read more »

Programmes for Commissioners