Masters Programme Award

These Awards are designed to provide financial support for members to undertake a full Masters programme relevant to dermatology nursing

The awards are for a maximum of £12,000 each and up to four awards will be given each year.

Closing date for application is 1 October 2022

Guidelines for application

1. Please read the conditions of application carefully and fully complete the application form. Incomplete applications will be rejected.

2. Attach a summary of 500 words on how this award will benefit your practice development in dermatology and lead directly to improved patient care

3. Your application will be based solely on this summary. Please make particular reference to:

  • Why you are applying for the award, naming elements of Masters programme that interest you.
  • How this will impact on your professional development giving examples
  • How this will lead directly to improved patient care giving examples
  • How will you share information with your team/colleagues giving examples

4. The summary should be word processed, double spaced and include a word count

5. Online applications will only be accepted.

Conditions of application

  • These Awards are only available to fully paid members of the BDNG who have been a member for at least three years and remain a member whilst undertaking the Masters Programme.
  • Ordinary members are entitled to apply for these Awards only.
  • Members can only receive one Masters Award.
  • These Awards cannot be used for any other purpose.
  • Applicants must submit a summary of 500 word along with their application. Details of the content of this summary is outlined in the guidelines for application section
  • Initial judging of the Awards is anonymous and based solely on the summary, which should NOT contain your name or any information which could easily identify you. If this anonymity is breached, applications will be rejected
  • Virtual interviews may take place for shortlisted applicants
  • The BDNG reserves the right to vary the amounts and conditions of application or to terminate the Awards, in which case the applicant will be notified
  • If successful applications do not use the Award for the purposes for which it is awarded, they will be asked to return the full amount of the Award
  • Successful applicants will be asked to write on their experiences in Dermatological Nursing

Dermatology Masters Award

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