The grant process and call for 2022 is now open with a closing date of the 1st March 2022, for grants of up to £40,000 each.
Applications are invited which address one of the following topics
1. Improving nursing care delivery through engagement with patients and carers.
2. Recovering from the Covid 19 pandemic: learning for nursing practice.
Applicants are encouraged to identify an appropriate research methodology to address their research question. We invite applicants to consider secondary analysis of existing data, early scoping to inform future research design, literature reviews (using appropriate framework), as well as primary data collection and analysis.
Applications must be submitted in electronic format using the Trust’s grant application form. In order to be considered for funding, applications must be received by the deadline specified above. The lead applicant must be a registered nurse working in England or Wales and the proposed research study must be undertaken in England and /or Wales.
The Board of Trustees will draw upon the recommendations of a range of independent reviewers when allocating awards.
The General Nursing Council For England and Wales is a National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) non-commercial partner. This means that the studies that we fund may be eligible to access NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN) support.