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2nd annual Nursing Times Deputies’ Congress

The Florence Nightingale Foundation will be attending and exhibiting at the Nursing Times Deputies' Congress on the 10th and 11th June. Below is some information from NT Editor Jenni Middleton on the event and details on how you can book your place today... Read more »

From SRN - CBE - Celebrating 50 Years of Nursing

Mary Spinks - Vice President and former Director of the Florence Nightingale Foundation has released her memoirs.  When she left Ireland in 1958 to train as a nursein London, little did Mary Spinks (formerly Donn)know that this would be the beginning of anexpansive and rewarding career which wouldcover all aspects of nursing and health care... Read more »

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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 and Emerging Leaders' 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 »

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