The Florence Nightingale Grants and Awards aims to advance nursing and midwifery practice in Tasmania by offering annual Grants and Award for:
- education and research
- recognising professional achievements, and
- encouraging the pursuit of excellence in professional nursing and midwifery practice by promoting career development and leadership in nursing and midwifery.
More than $500,000 has been awarded in study grants to Tasmanian nurses through the Florence Nightingale Grants and Awards Committee.