Grant Application Process
The grant process and call for 2021 is now closed from 1st March 2021, for grants of up to £40000.All applicants will be informed of the outcome after the next Trustees meeting due on 16th June next .
The specific focus of the call for 2021 is on “Learning from the Covid 19 pandemic in health and social care: Implications for nursing practice”. Applicants are encouraged to identify an appropriate research methodology to address their research question..
Applications must be submitted in electronic format using the Trust`s grant application form. Applications must be received by the deadline specified by the Trust in the annual call in order to be considered for funding . 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 .
Additionally The General Nursing Council For England and Wales is a National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) non -commercial Partner .This means the studies that we fund may be eligible to access NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN) support .