Digital Health is pleased to announce 10 bursary places available to digital Nurses and Midwives across the UK, to encourage and facilitate diverse representation and attendance at Digital Health Summer Schools 2023.

This bursary programme will cover the costs of 10 digital Nurses and Midwives attending Summer Schools 2023 and has been created to help identity, promote and support future digital Nursing and Midwifery leaders and future talent in the UK health informatics and digital health sector.

All applicants will be notified of the outcome week commencing 5 June 2023.

The programme is open to nurses and midwives UK-wide and will include:

  • A place at the Digital Health Summer Schools, which includes two-days access to the event, accommodation, and an evening social.
  • A reception evening on 26 July 2023 (Summer Schools pre-event).
  • Dedicated sessions at Summer Schools 27-28 July 2023 for nursing and midwifery

Bursary holders

Congratulations to our Digital Nursing and Midwifery bursary holders:

Vicci Anderson – Lead Nurse Digital Projects, York and Scarborough Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Leah Bradley – Lead Nurse Expanse (EPR), Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust
Kristy Ellwood – Lead Digital Midwife, Norfolk and Norwich NHS Foundation Trust
Clare Gilliland – Digital Lead Midwife, Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust
Nicola Mallinson – Digital Lead Midwife, North Cumbria Integrated Care Foundation Trust
Nicola Pemberton – Lead Nurse for Digital Technology, St Helens and Knowsley NHS Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Nicole Seneque – Registered Nurse & Head of Digital Innovation, Marie Curie
Sanjana Tete – Registered Nurse, NHS
Donna Tolman – Corporate Matron, James Paget University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Gemma Weinberg – Digital Midwife, Wrightington Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust


Apply for your place

The application process will be open until Friday 12 May and is open to both those nominating themselves and those nominating others.


Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply for the bursary?
Please complete the online form. The closing date is Friday 12 May 2023, 11:59pm

How will the bursary be applied?
On receiving news that you have been successful for a bursary, you will be provided additional information including how the bursary will be applied for you to obtain an FOC ticket for Digital Health Summer Schools.

When will I be notified of the decision?
You will be notified of the outcome of the bursary application w/c 5 June 2023.

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