Educational Bursary

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Educational Bursary 2017

The Irish Nurses Cardiovascular Association (INCA) is inviting applications from its membership to avail of an Educational Bursary. This initiative is to support members to attend a conference/ seminar or conduct a research project of their choice associated with Cardiovascular Nursing during 2017. Educational Bursaries will be awarded to 2 INCA members up to a total of €1000.
The aim of the Educational Bursary is to promote members experience of relevant conferences and to evaluate the benefit. This is a tremendous opportunity for members to avail of the expertise and advanced research from fellow International and National Health Professionals working within the cardiovascular arena.

Eligibility for application and Requirements include:

Applicants must be currently working in the cardiovascular arena.
Applicants are required to provide a short summary of their professional experience in the cardiovascular arena.
Applicants must submit a short account on the reason why they consider that their conference of choice will enhance their professional development.
Submit evidence of NMBI annual retention fee for 2017.
Submit evidence of membership of the Irish Nurses Cardiovascular Association for 2017
Submit evidence of CCNAP membership.
Applicants will be required to provide summary identifying 3-4 key topics/themes from the conference for the INCA newsletter and if requested, to present at one of our meetings.

If emailing application all required evidence of memberships and NMBI should be scanned.

All applications must be complete at time of submission otherwise they will be disqualified.

Forward applications with the above documentation before 5pm Friday 24th March 2017 (applications received after this date and time will not be considered) to:

Ms Avril Lowry
President of the Irish Nurses Cardiovascular Association
C/o Irish Heart Foundation, 50 Ringsend Road, Dublin D04 T6X0
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