The Trustees are pleased to announce their 2019 grant programme: “Learning Disability Nursing”. Find out more

The Burdett Trust for Nursing

The Burdett Trust for Nursing was established in 2002 with the aim of making charitable grants to support the nursing contribution to healthcare.

About us

The Burdett Trust for Nursing is an independent charitable trust named after Sir Henry Burdett KCB, the founder of the Royal National Pension Fund for Nurses (RNPFN). The Trust was set up in 2002 in recognition of the foundation, philosophy and structure of the RNPFN.

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What we do

The Burdett Trust for Nursing Trustees focus their funding on three key areas: Building nursing research capacity and capabilities; Building nurse leadership capacity and capabilities; and Supporting local nurse-led initiatives.

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Discover more

Learn more about The Burdett Trust for Nursing, as well as its grant programmes and initiatives.

Video Training Hub

The Video Training Hub contains videos and 
training resources for download.

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Nursing Now

Nursing Now is a global campaign to raise the status and profile of nursing.

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Grant Programmes

Learn about our grants to help empower nurses and make significant improvements to patient care.

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Latest news

27 Mar 2019

New 2019 grants programme announced: Learning Disability Nursing

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25 Mar 2018

The Burdett Nursing Awards 2018

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27 Mar 2018

The Burdett Trust for Nursing is pleased to announce the launch Nursing Now

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1 Feb 2018

The Burdett Trust for Nursing launches online training hub

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