About the Programme

FoNS Practice Based Development and Research Programme 

This programme is supported by a partnership between FoNS and the General Nursing Council for England and Wales Trust (GNCEWT).


What does the programme offer?

This practice based development and research programme aims to support nurse-led healthcare teams to work together with patients, staff and wider stakeholders to undertake an action research project in a clinical setting to achieve improvements in patient care. 

The programme offers support over a period of two years and includes:

  • Advice on the development of an effective project plan
  • Help to identify and make links with people who may be able to offer support locally
  • Workshops/seminars
  • Facilitation and support in the workplace to undertake the research and practice change
  • Bursaries of up to £5000
  • Support with sharing and publication


The closing date for applications has passed.


You can find out more about the practice based development and research projects that are currently being supported by this programme by clicking here

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