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Since the removal of the NHS nursing bursary in England in 2016, applications to nursing courses have fallen by 38%.
A “record-breaking” number of male school leavers have applied to study nursing, according to NHS England, which has highlighted new figures showing an increase of over 50% in the last decade.
Applications to study nursing in England have increased slightly from last year but are still down 30% since student bursaries were scrapped, latest figures reveal.
A passionate student nurse who worked a 65-hour week just to make ends meet will tonight feature in a hard-hitting documentary.
More than half of people in England want to see financial support for student nurses increased, according to a new poll.
The number of people accepted onto nursing courses in England continued to fall in 2018, despite the fact UK-wide acceptance rates hit a record high, show the latest figures on university applications.
Does an outbreak of cross-party MP harmony signal a change of tune over student bursaries?Subscription
Wednesday was a day of firsts for me.
New health minister Stephen Hammond has pledged to consider proposals to reintroduce bursaries or a new system of grants for student nurses, after hearing about the struggles faced by those currently studying.
The future of student nurse funding will be the topic of discussion at Westminster today as campaigners demand the government reverses “disastrous” cuts to nursing education budgets.
A nurse-turned-MP will call on the government to reinstate bursaries for nursing students during a debate in parliament this week.