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Nursing and Midwifery

General Nursing Council

General Nursing Council for Scotland (Education) Fund 1983 and Margaret Callum Rodger Midwifery Award

The General Nursing Council and Margaret Callum Rodger Awards are used by registered nurses and midwives to undertake educational developments, study tours or carry out small scale projects, all of which must make a difference to patient or client care.  

This video tells you a bit more about how to apply for the fund and how the fund can be used to make a difference.

Sharing Stories: Introducing the General Nursing Council Fund from NES on Vimeo.

One successful recipient of the award shares her experience of how she used the funding and how she applied the learning into her practice.

Defining the patient zone in the operating room. Study tour to University Hospital Zurich 2016 from NES on Vimeo.


The 2018-2019 scholarships will open to applications on 11 October 2017 and will close at 5pm on 17th January 2018.

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs (doc)

FAQs (pdf)

How can I be informed of new application rounds?

Please e-mail to request that you be added to the GNC Fund distribution list.