Mission Statement

The Florence Nightingale Grants and Awards Committee is an organisation of Tasmanian nurses which promotes nursing education, nursing research and advances knowledge and understanding of nursing practice by offering annual Grants and Awards.

The Grants and Awards include:

  • Nell Espie Study Grant
  • Leonie Sidebottom Study Grant
  • Robyn Whitworth Study Grant
  • Margaret Allwright Award for Achievement in Nursing Practice
  • Nursing Leadership Grant
  • Aged Care Nursing Research and Evaluation Grant

This website provides information about the Florence Nightingale Grants and Awards, descriptions of the awards, and an online application form.

The following grants are available in 2014:
Nell Espie, Returned Sisters Leadership Grant and the Margaret Allwright Award

For information regarding the website or the Florence Nightingale Grants and Awards please send an email to: thecommittee@nursesgrantsandawards.com